Illegal casinos that are russian Role of the Gaming Picture
The old coal mining adage that ‘I owe my soul towards the company store’ has taken on bizarre meaning with the recent discovery of an underground immigrant slave garment manufacturing ‘village’ in Moscow, replete with a similarly illegal casino. The underground city which held 200 Asian employees held captive against their will was discovered by authorities in just one more raid, one of hundreds to take place throughout Russia; a country where gambling, like vodka, appears to maintain the genes (not forgetting, jeans).
Just Say Nyet to Gambling
Massive authorities raids of the country’s underground (not necessarily literally) casinos have led to some 662 shutdowns to date, while the Russian Interior Ministry’s Moscow office says that the ancillary special ops task force has slammed the doors on 4,747 bones that were providing moonshine that is illegal, to your tune of 31 a lot of booze in every. Your livers will thank you later on, Russkies.
The casino cloud that is prohibition-style hangs over Russia started back in summer of 2009; that’s when gambling in all but four notably hard-to-access designated gambling regions were pronounced as illegal gambling zones. (We’re pretty sure booze isn’t unlawful anywhere there, but perhaps absolutely nothing in short supply of ethyl liquor will give their jaded livers a jolt anymore).
Hey Big Spender
And while Russia’s average-guy take house pay just below $21,000 is underneath Continue reading