A new type of 'mules' at the border? Poland is visited mainly by those who purchase bulletproof vests and helmets

  • 04.07.2014
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The Internet portal has informed that, over the course of recent months, Ukrainians have been shipping bulletproof vests and helmets across the border on a large scale. The article cites the President of Open Dialog Foundation.

“Shipping large quantities of such equipment without a relevant permit is actually a crime. – Vests are treated similarly to guns or tanks – Bartosz Kramek of the Open Dialog Foundation explains. The customs officers have already confiscated a number of shipments lacking the relevant permits, and several persons are charged with crimes punishable by up to 10 years’ imprisonment.”

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