In Kiev airport «Borispol» customs officers detained a group of citizens of Vietnam who were trying to smuggle across the border contraband cargo of amber, hidden in confectionery.
About it reports «observer» with reference to information of the State fiscal service of Ukraine.
The smugglers had hoped that passing on «green corridor», will not attract the attention of customs officers, because they have chosen the way of customs control, means no items to declare.
However, in the Luggage compartment of the terminal was discovered suitcases belonging to the Vietnamese, each of which, among the packages of coffee, crisps and confectionery, lay a large fraction of amber.
Bags with amber customs officers seized until the court decision on the case.