Russians are becoming an obvious fixture in the community of Pattaya. No matter which soi you turn down or small shop you enter, you are likely to hear at least a few words of Russian being spoken. Thai people are always eager to share their...

2 Russians arrested in beating of German

Wednesday, 20 March 2013 15:32
Two Russians were arrested for severely beating a German man during an early-morning fight on a baht bus. Artem Babin, 27, and Artem Bakanov, 26, were captured minutes after fleeing the fight near the intersection of Second Road with Soi 13/1. German Bjoern Janner,...

Russian left almost naked by beach thief

Wednesday, 08 February 2012 16:42
Naked Russians have been a common sight on Pattaya beaches in recent years but one Eastern European swimmer ended up in his underwear only because thieves stole his clothes.

Russians get beating after gender bender

Thursday, 15 December 2011 09:18
Two Russians were injured when the supposedly female prostitutes they hired turned out to be men angry to be refused payment.
The popularity of Thailand’s Loy Krathong has apparently spread to Eastern Europe, as more than 1,000 Russians packed five charter flights to Pattaya to celebrate the festival.
Two Russians wanted back home on money-laundering charges are awaiting deportation after being captured while hiding out in Pattaya.
Police attended a crime scene at midnight on Soi 17 Pattaya-Naklua road after a couple of Russian tourists had been attacked.
  Two Russians were arrested for running an unlicensed restaurant without work permits.

Body of Russian tourist found

Thursday, 05 May 2011 14:05
On April 26 at 11 a.m. Vice Admiral Khant Thongpoon, commander of Royal Thai Navy Region 1 in Sattahip, ordered 3 scuba divers to search for a Russian tourist who had gone missing while swimming in the sea about 3 nautical miles south of Koh...

Drunk Russian Cools Off

Saturday, 16 April 2011 15:07
The driver of a black Toyota pick-up, a 41 year old Russian national parked his truck in the middle of the by pass of highway 7 and laid down on the side of the road for a nap.
A Sattahip monk has gained a small following of Russians, who’ve begun traveling from Moscow to undergo exorcisms and holy baths at Thepprasit Temple.

Drunk Russians caught having sex on beach

Thursday, 10 March 2011 14:27
  Another high season has brought another crop of Russian tourists getting caught having sex on the beach.