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Russian Authorities Seize Illegal Sausages from Ukraine

22 January 2015

RUSSIA - Russian state inspectors in Sevastopol and Crimea have seized a shipment of sausages that was illegally being imported into Crimea from Ukraine.

The sausages went through the Armenian checkpoint to Crimea from the Novozhanovsky meat processing plant in Khakov, Ukraine.

The 2.5 tonne shipment was heading for the Iskra company in Sevastopol.

However, the sausages carried no information about the date of production and there was no information about the health checks on the vehicle carrying the products.

The Russian authorities banned the sausages from entering the country and sent them back to Ukraine.

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