Citizen of Kazakhstan carrying 4 kg of mercury detained at border with Kyrgyzstan
Astana. April 16. KazTAG - A citizen of Kazakhstan carrying almost 4 kg of mercury has been detained on the border with Kyrgyzstan, reports the NSC state border service.
"A citizen of Kazakhstan, aged 69, crossing the border from Kyrgyzstan to Kazakhstan on foot was detained at Korday Auto checkpoint on April 15 at 17.00. In his pockets he was carrying two glass jars 1969 gr each with M inscription. Presumably, the jars contained Mercury-Luna M," reads the message.
Police are investigating the case.
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