Hot topics: A new type of ‘mules’ at the border? Poland is visited mainly by those who purchase bulletproof vests and helmets

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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