|Date: Tuesday, 12.02.2019, 12:03 | Message # 1
|A resident of Khakassia legally acquired a knife in Thailand and brought it home, for which she received problems with the law. Now she faces a fine.
According to customs officials, the incident took place at Abakan airport. During the examination of the baggage of a resident of Minusinsk, airport employees saw a knife. He was taken and sent for examination.
- According to the expert, this item refers to the civilian cold bladed weapons of piercing-cutting action. With regard to this type of weapon, a permitting procedure has been established for importation into the customs territory of the Eurasian Economic Union. The tourist did not submit any permits, they told at the customs.
In relation to a woman, a lawsuit was filed under article 16.3 of the Administrative Code (non-compliance with prohibitions and restrictions on the importation of goods). The maximum penalty for this article is a fine of up to 2500 rubles and confiscation of the goods.
In the customs itself, it is noted that cases of unauthorized transportation of weapons have increased. Recently, from the passenger's baggage seized brass knuckles.