June 17, 2019 03:56 PM
Russian customs officers stopped an attempt to smuggle 4,100 tortoises across the Kazakhstan border.
The tortoises were put into sacks and hidden with tons of cabbages, officials said.
Any information about the tortoises was absent in the delivery documents presented by the carrier.
Their estimated value was believed to be around $80,000.
Created: June 17, 2019 03:56 PM
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