Bratsk man sentenced to 5 years prison for the illegal export of 23,000m3 of timber

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November 16, 2020 - Irkutsk, Russia

A man in Bratsk was found guilty and sentenced to 5 years of prison on charges related to the purchase, storage, processing or sale of illegally harvested timber. The court established that the defendant was part of an organized group that illegally exported 23,000 cubic meters of timber from Russia from 2017 to 2019.

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