A French tourist arriving in Moscow was astonished to be told that he must prove that he has had a sex change if he wants to enter Russia.
In France airport customs officials have released their findings of a special operation to find illegal foodstuffs brought into the country.
Former Central African Republic (CAR) prime minister Martin Ziguélé has denied reports that he was fined at a Paris airport for transporting bushmeat, mainly monkey, in his baggage.
Seven customs officers at Paris’s Charles De Gaulle airport have been arrested for allegedly stealing money from the baggage of drug traffickers.
An employee of the French embassy in Thailand was arrested at Bali airport in Indonesia on Saturday with over three grammes of cocaine hidden in her mouth.
The wife of a Congolese diplomat in Serbia has been detained in neighbouring Romania for allegedly trying to smuggle thousands of packets of cigarettes across the border.
A French regional customs chief has been suspended because he had his photo taken with Barack Obama’s passport. US secret service agents complained