Russian mafia dating scams
The hostage's only alternative was to hand over the cash, in return for the antidote "that only they possessed".
He was then freed, with the Russians expecting him to come rushing back, cash in hand.
This has become a very notorious money making business in underprivileged countries like Nigera for example.The greatest difference between Russian women and western women is precisely captured by linguistics: in English you call it, "to share your life with" and in Russian they call it, "to join our lives together".Where you will often find a western woman being a competitor in a relationship, a Russian woman is a partner.Nevertheless, they are rarely overweight - they still walk a lot because they don't have cars, and don't eat junk food (which is strange enough is considered expensive - compared to home made meals).
They do not have to make an effort to live healthy - it just comes natural.But, suspecting he was being taken for a ride, the terrified victim, who had been abducted in the popular Spanish coastal resort of Estepona, took a chance and sought refuge in the town's police station.Estepona, a popular destination for British residents and holidaymakers, lies in the heartland of Russian mafia operations on the Costa del Sol, which police say have multiplied in recent years.He told police his kidnappers seized him in broad daylight, covered him with a hood and held him for two days in a house where he was beaten, threatened, and subjected to electric shocks in an effort to extort money from him.