Are Russian Gangs Gaining Control of Phuket?

Are Russian Gangs Gaining Control of Phuket?

  CHIANGRAI TIMES – A criminal gang based in Russia has established its influence on the tourist island of Phuket with help from local officials, MP Chuvit Kamolvisit said on Thursday.   Mr Chuvit, a Rak Thailand Party list MP, said the gang, called “Spachiba”,¬†used Phuket to launder dirty money by encroaching on national forests […]