Support The Moscow Times!

Smugglers Ride APC

Kazakh border guards have detained three Russian smugglers who tried to transport unspecified consumer goods on an armored personnel carrier on Tuesday, Interfax reported.

The smugglers tried to cross the Kazakh border into Russia using the vehicle but were detained by border guards, who chased them and tried to shoot the vehicle’s tires, the report said.

It was unclear how the smugglers had obtained the vehicle.

(MT)

Read more

The need for honest and objective information on Russia is more relevant now than ever before!

To keep our newsroom in Moscow running, we need your support.