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Belarusian busted in Lithuania with contraband in car with diplomatic plates

Lithuanian customs officers have detained a Belarusian citizen who tried to bring contraband goods into the country in a car with diplomatic car plates.

Over half a million packs of cigarettes detained in Lithuanian port of Klaipeda

As part of an investigation into a suspected illegal scheme, a shipment of over half a million packs of cigarettes from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has...

Illegal raw tobacco processing plants setting up in Lithuania - customs officials

The Lithuanian Customs Criminal Service (CCS) suspects that shadow raw tobacco processing plants are being set up in the country to supply illegal tobacco...

Lithuanian officers block attempt to bring almost 3kg of amber into country

Customs officers from the territorial branch in Lithuania's western port of Klaipėda have detained almost 3 kg of illegally transported processed amber...

Lithuanian health minister doesn't promise any concessions to tobacco producers

Lithuanian Health Minister Aurelijus Veryga , who is putting forward proposals aimed at discouraging smoking, did not promise any concessions to the tobacco...