A VAZ-21099, owned by a 30-year-old resident of Tumen, a regional center, was halted November 20 for inspection at a regular police post on the Moscow Highway.
Inspection by the traffic officers turned up 390 diamonds, 59 sapphires and 150 grams of gold, the press service of the Tyumen Regional Police reported.
The driver had no documents for the valuables. He now faces charges for illegal trafficking in valuable metals and gems.
The Russian Defence Ministry acknowledged that the Americans treat Russian military men in Syria with respect. The Americans always warn Russia accordingly, but not Israel
After the incident with the shootdown of the Ilyushin Il-20 reconnaissance aircraft over the Mediterranean Sea, Russia will supply an S-300 anti-aircraft missile system to Syria
Indeed, how dare they run US-independent policy? They should have followed the example of the European Union that turned independent states of the Old World into US-ditto entities