A typically New Year-time contraband was arrested on the Primorye section of the Russian-Chinese border, reported the press center of the Pacific regional department of Russia's Federal Border Service.
Examining a Chinese passenger coach returning from Russia to China, border guards discovered live vipers in boxes stuffed with fruit and vegetables. Apparently, the vipers would have been cooked and served at the New Year table: dishes made of snakes are considered a treat in Asia and one of the best and most expensive New Year treats.
The discovery of the submarine has unveiled a few "inconsistencies." For example, how can one explain the fact that the sub was found where it needed to be searched for from the start?
This problem is not limited to the situation with the "whale prison" in Russia's Far East, because many people buy tickets to go to oceanariums and turn a blind eye to the problem