A large quantity of contraband cigarettes destined for Greece was confiscated at the Kulata border station, on the Bulgarian side of the frontier, it was announced on Monday by local customs authorities here.
A total of 1,000 boxes, containing 10,000 contraband cigarettes each, were found on Sunday evening hidden in a cargo train container.

Five days ago, the Bulgarian customs authorities at Kulata border station had seized roughly nine million cigarettes.