"Pskov customs officers discovered three undeclared icons, The Tikhvin, Fedorov and Smolensk Icons of the Mother of God, with an Estonian citizens. All the icons are of cultural and historic value," the press service reported.
Criminal proceedings were initiated.
All in all, Russian customs officers detained contraband goods for the sum of $67,000 last weekend.
Eight criminal and 300 administrative proceedings were initiated upon smuggling cases.