A huge amount of smuggled jewelry, a total weight is 238.5 kg, were withdrawn by border guards from Kazakhstan’s citizen, who came back from Turkey. It is reported that a man came using the flight Istanbul – Atyrau on Friday, 20th of November.
According to inform.kz, it was reported using the press service of the Kazakhstan National Security Committee, during the border inspection of passengers’ luggage, flight №870, which arrived at the airport in Atyrau from the Turkish Istanbul, one of the citizens had undeclared jewelry. A total weight is 3.5 kg of yellow metal products (presumably is a gold) and 235 kg of white metal (silver).
Withdrawn Jewelry sent to the examination, which will determine the content of value’s metals, jewelery’s origin. It is important to note that authorized persons announced that the quantity of smuggled jewelry is a record for all the time airport’s existence in Atyrau, for 23 years.