“Why do they have to use Thailand to teach this course? Russian Embassy consul Vladimir Sosnov told the RIA Novosti Russian state news agency that Vashukevich and several others were detained for being part of an “illegal training session” and that she and her companions would be put on trial and deported. Russian Security Council Secretary Nikolai Patrushev, former head of the Federal Security Service, held talks in Bangkok on the security of Russian tourists, RIA Novosti reported.But Vashukevich claimed Tuesday that she was arrested on orders of Russian officials as payback for her video of Deripaska and Prikhodko and that she expected to be sent to Russia, where she would be jailed again. Read more: Russian oligarch Oleg Deripaska threatens to sue media over opposition investigation A former Russian troll speaks: ‘It was like being in Orwell’s world’ The rise of ‘Putin’s chef,’ the Russian oligarch accused of manipulating the U. Also, during five years of teaching she has never appeared at school wearing the same outfit twice.When I asked her why she cares so much about her appearance, she looks surprised: “Why would I choose to not look beautiful? How is anyone going to notice your rich inner world if you don’t attract attention?MOSCOW — A self-described sex expert whose videos highlighted the ties between one of Russia’s richest men and the Kremlin has been jailed in Thailand and is calling for U. help, claiming she has information about links between Russia and President Trump. Navalny also speculated that Deripaska and Prikhodko may have served as a link between the Kremlin and the Trump campaign in 2016, although Vashukevich’s videos offered no proof.Anastasia Vashukevich, an escort service worker from Belarus who catapulted to a certain measure of fame after filming a yacht trip with Russian billionaire Oleg Deripaska and Deputy Prime Minister Sergei Prikhodko, was detained in Thailand over the weekend in a police raid on her “sex training” seminar. Deripaska, with whom Vashukevich said she had an affair, used to employ former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort. A post to her Instagram account showed her sitting on the floor of what was described as a Thai jail cell and said she was sick. According to emails described to The Washington Post last year, Manafort — who once worked for Deripaska — directed an associate to offer Deripaska “private briefings” about Trump’s presidential campaign. elections — the long chain of Oleg Deripaska, Prikhodko, Manafort, and Trump,” Vashukevich said in a live Instagram video Tuesday, apparently shot as she was driven in an open-air police van through the Thai resort city of Pattaya. Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny made Vashukevich famous last month after he broadcast old footage from her Instagram account showing an August 2016 yacht trip with Deripaska and Prikhodko.
The dedication that Russian women have to look beautiful is just scary.Canadian pole vault world champion Shawn Barber and French tennis player Richard Gasquet avoided punishment after blaming positive drugs tests for cocaine on kissing women who had ingested the banned substance, Mutko said."One [athlete] can kiss a girl who has taken a drug.A foreign [athlete] is reinstated based on this while a Russian is punished," Mutko said.As Sports Minister Mutko was put under pressure to reveal what he knew about Russian doping, when the scandal exploded ahead of the 2016 Rio Olympics.Mutko said Russian athletes were being unfairly punished.A court ordered Instagram to remove some of Vashukevich’s posts.