Unlawful casinos that are russian Part regarding the Gaming Picture

The old coal mining adage that ‘I owe my soul to the company shop’ has taken on bizarre meaning with the recent discovery of a underground immigrant slave garment manufacturing ‘village’ in Moscow, replete with a casino that is equally illegal. The town that is underground held 200 Asian employees held captive against their will was found by authorities in yet another raid, one of hundreds to take place throughout Russia; a country where gambling, like vodka, generally seems to be in the genes (and undoubtedly, jeans).

Just Say Nyet to Gambling

Massive authorities raids of the country’s underground (never literally) casinos have resulted in some 662 shutdowns up to now, 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 illegal moonshine alcohol, towards the tune of 31 tons of booze in most. Your livers will later thank you, Russkies.

The casino cloud that is prohibition-style hangs over Russia started straight 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 booze that is suren’t unlawful anywhere there, but possibly absolutely nothing in short supply of ethyl alcohol will give their jaded livers a jolt anymore).

Hey Big Spender

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