The Federal Agency for Maritime and River Transport published a list of explosive and toxic cargoes classified as the first class of danger prohibited for transportation in the territories and waters of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation hosting the 2018 FIFA World Cup events in the period of its holding. In accordance with paragraph 12 of the Decree of the President of the Russian Federation of May 9, 2017 No. 202
“On the specifics of the use of enhanced security measures during the FIFA World Cup 2018 in the Russian Federation and the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017” in the above constituent entities of the Russian Federation in the period from On May 25 to July 25, 2018, the turnover is prohibited:
- a) civil and service weapons and cartridges to it;
- b) explosives and industrial materials and products containing them;
- c) Poisonous substances included in the list of toxic substances for the purposes of Article 234 and other articles of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation, approved by Government Decree No. 964 of December 29, 2007, with the exception of cases when such substances are included in medicinal products registered in the territory of the Russian Federation in accordance with the established procedure.
With a full list of explosive and toxic cargoes that will be banned for transport in the water areas of the regions hosting the 2018 World Cup.
Source: Maritime News of Russia