Attempted firearms smuggling from Russia to Georgia prevented

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Tbilisi, Georgia, May 6

By Nana Kirtzkhalia - Trend:

A Russian citizen who attempted to smuggle firearms into the country was detained at the Kazbegi checkpoint on the Russian-Georgian border.

In particular, one gun and four disassembled firearms were found in the Russian citizen's car and confiscated, the Georgian Interior Ministry told Trend on May 6.

His name was not disclosed.

Some 40 cartridges, two pistols and two cartridge clips were also found and seized.

An investigation is underway.

Translated by NH
Edited by CN

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