Weeks before her arrest in Thailand, Ms. Vashukevich had come to public attention in Russia with the release of a video by Aleksei A. Navalny, a leading critic of the Russian president, Vladimir V. Putin.
PATTAYA – A Belarusian model escort who has spent nearly a year behind bars in Thailand after claiming to have audio recordings linking Russia with President Trump’s election will be deported from Thailand on Thursday. Anastasia Vashukevich, and seven others arrested with her pleaded guilty to charges of solicitation and conspiracy on Tuesday in […]
10 inmates from Iran, one each from Belgium, Switzerland, Netherlands, Japan, Laos and the United Kingdom
BANGKOK – Thailand’s Corrections Department has approved the transfer of 16 foreign inmates to serve their remaining time behind bars in their home countries. There are 10 inmates from Iran and while one each from Belgium, Switzerland, Netherlands, Japan, Laos and the United Kingdom, department chief Narat Sawettanan said following the prisoner transfer committee’s […]
BERLIN – German authorities say they have busted a human trafficking ring that involved at least 32 Thai women and transsexuals being sent to Germany. German authorities say they have raided 62 properties and arrested seven people in an investigation of the ring which allegedly brought Thais over to work as prostitutes. Prosecutors in Frankfurt […]
– BANGKOK – Tourist Police Bureau deputy chief Pol Maj Gen Surachet Hakphal along with police from other agencies detained 75 foreign nationals in police raids across the country aimed at over-stayers, people working illegally and crime. The arrests were announced at a press conference at 1:30am on Soi Cowboy in Bangkok by Tourist Police […]
– PATTAYA – Immigration police will deport and blacklist 10 Russians Nationals caught running sex training classes in the seaside tourist town of Pattaya. The Russians remain in custody of Pattaya police and have been charged with working without permission and staying in the country illegally, Pol Lt Col Thawatchai Nongbua, deputy chief of Chon […]