17:29 Oct. 24, 2016
An Italian citizen tried to leave the country with several kilograms of cash
A solid amount of money was seized by Ukrainian customs service at Zhuliany airport. Border guards became suspicious after x-raying a passenger's baggage. A woman, who said she had a diplomatic passport, refused to show her bags and insisted she carried notepads for a diplomatic mission.
State fiscal service established that the woman was not a diplomat. She works at one of the most expensive shops in the city, is situated in a 5-story downtown mansion.
Authorities seized the money and started the investigation.