The borderguards continue to prevent illegal cross-border smuggling of tobacco products at the checkpoints on the state border.
Yesterday border guards of Lutsk, Lviv and Chernivtsi border detachments together with fiscal service staff has found more than one thousand packs of cigarettes, which our compatriots had transported by cars.
They were crossing the border via checkpoints «Yagodyn», «Ustyluh» and «Porubne».
The Ukrainians carried tobacco products in the cabin, spars, double bottom and flaps of the vehicles “Opel”, “Renault” and “Volkswagen”.
Total amount of confiscated cigarettes and two cars, as a means of smuggling, is 200 thousand UAH.