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 Border guards shot to stop seven smugglers in Volyn region. PHOTOS

The border guards apprehended several Volyn region residents who were trying to smuggle cigarettes across the Ukrainian-Polish border.

A group of people with bags and a boat moving towards the national border was detected at 9 p.m. Nov. 19, Censor.NET reports citing the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine.

During apprehension, one of the violators tried to escape. A border guard shot from a traumatic gun, causing superficial damage to violator's left leg.

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Apprehended are the residents of the village of Rivne. Border guards seized 8,000 packs of cigarettes and drew up administrative reports of illegal border crossing and disobedience to the border guards.

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Images courtesy of State Border Guard Service of Ukraine.

 
 
 
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