Employees of the Minsk regional customs stopped the illegal export of 77 units of banknotes and securities from the Russian Empire during customs control at the airport.
Cultural values were moved in a suitcase by a 62-year-old resident of the Volozhin district, who was traveling from Minsk to the United States with a transfer in Amsterdam. The woman chose to follow the "green corridor", stating that she had no goods subject to customs Declaration. During the inspection of luggage customs officers found 83 units of banknotes and securities among personal things.
According to the conclusion of the expert of the Customs laboratory, 77 of the 83 discovered objects belong to the category of cultural values. Cultural values include banknotes of 1914-1919 and securities of 1866-1917 of the Russian Empire.
Export of cultural values by individuals as goods for personal use is carried out in the presence of a permit issued by the Ministry of culture in the Republic of Belarus and declaration. The citizen had no such conclusion.
According to this fact, the Minsk regional customs is checking on the grounds of an administrative offense under part 1 of article 14.5 of the administrative Code of the Republic of Belarus "non-declaration or false declaration of goods".
Based on the materials of the Minsk regional customs