In Chernivtsi in the State fiscal service, an explosion occurred, injuring the employee of tax police. This broadcast “112 Ukraine” said the speaker of the GFS Natalia Nepryakhina.
“About 15 hours in the premises of the GFS in the Chernivtsi region there was an explosion – one person was injured. He’s in the hospital. Fortunately, the wound was slight, and she is now receiving medical treatment. Investigative actions are conducted. After completion of the investigative actions will be taken the decision to enhance security of the facility,” she said.
The leading question about whether this explosion with today’s protests against changes in the customs rules, Nepryakhina said no.
As reported, the morning of January 10 opponents of the law on tax restrictions on the frequent importation of goods from abroad blocked the road near the checkpoint “shehyni”, “Rava-Ruska” and “Yagodyn” on the Ukrainian-Polish border.
Later it became known that the participants stopped blocking the road near the checkpoint “shehyni” and “Rava-Ruska” at the Polish-Ukrainian border, but “Rava-Ruska” are long queues.
Recall that 1 January 2018 and entered into force the law on tax restrictions on the frequent importation of goods from abroad. Now the rules of duty free import of goods in hand Luggage or accompanying a sum up to 500 euros (at the airport up to 1000 euros) and up to 50 kg will apply to those who were absent in Ukraine for more than 24 hours and stay in Russia not more than 72 hours. With more frequent check-without taxes to import goods in the amount of 50 euros.