SBU blocks two attempts of illegal transporting of goods across delimitation line
The SBU jointky with the Fiscal Service blocked two attempts of illegally transporting of goods across the delimitation line.
The SBU operatives detained the truck that moved from the occupied territory out of the established checkpoints near the village Verkhnyotoretske of Donetsk region. The law enforcers exposed in the truck the consignment of food and household goods worth a total of UAH 1,500,000
In the same area, the SBU officers detained another car near the delimitation line. During the examination of the car, a large consignment of cigarettes was seized with obvious signs of forgery, the estimated cost of which was almost UAH 100,000.
According to the drivers, they transported goods at the direction of the militants of the so-called "DNR" armed formations.
According to the information of the secret service, the goods were planned to be sold in the territory controlled by Ukraine, and money received from the sale – to send on financing the terrorists illegal armed formations.
The procedural actions are under way.
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