Anti-Russian mob in Phuket
- Published: 29 Jan 2013 at 07.13
- Online news:
An angry protest by taxi operators has forced the closure of a Russian-owned tourist business.
The protest against Alex Tour ended after a mob destroyed the signs of the business, and authorities closed it.
Taxi drivers alleged that Alex Tour is owned by Russians, and was supplying transportation to tourists from the Bang Tao area of Phuket - both illegal under Thai law if true.
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