In the territory of the Rovno and Volynsk Region illegal production and amber realization in considerable volumes are carried out. About it today on a press - conferences were reported by the minister of environmental protection Georgy Filipchuk, the correspondent of RBC - Ukraine reports. According to him, the last 51 check showed violations in amber production on the area of 212 hectares where the most attractive are located from the point of view of amber stocks sites. The minister noted that production of amber "it is controlled by illegal immigrants under cover of local government and militiamen". G. Filipchuk reported also that talked about it to the President and the prime minister - the minister.
According to the minister, the militia doesn't cope with protection of amber deposits. "The impression is made that protection of the Ministry of Internal Affairs isn't an effective remedy", - he told. In this context G. Filipchuk suggests to create a reserved zone in the territory of amber deposits and to transfer her under complete control of the state.