'Virtual Mafia States' Russian Mafia an International Concern for US Diplomats

Leaked embassy cables show US diplomats are concerned about the growing power of Russian organized crime and believe it has contacts with the highest levels of government in Moscow.
US diplomats believe that organized crime connections are deep in Moscow.

US diplomats believe that organized crime connections are deep in Moscow.

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