smuggling duty-free regulations

Attempted Cigarette Smuggling Thwarted at Paphos Airport

Two individuals were apprehended at Paphos Airport for attempting to smuggle over 23,000 cigarettes and 3.8kg of tobacco to the UK, evading tax laws and posing health risks to consumers. Authorities’ swift action highlights the importance of stringent dutyfree regulations and international cooperation in combating illicit trade activities that undermine public health efforts and revenue for governments.