Three Russian fans stabbed after football match in BelgradeSport March 26, 3:28
Russia ready to take part in restoring oil production in Syria - energy ministerBusiness & Economy March 26, 3:27
Moscow disappointed over new US sanctions against Russian companies - Foreign MinistryRussian Politics & Diplomacy March 26, 1:28
US sanctions 8 Russian companies over non-proliferation lawWorld March 25, 21:53
Russia's Defense Ministry says US-led coalition unlikely to launch battle for Raqqa soonRussian Politics & Diplomacy March 25, 19:06
Russia cuts oil production by 185,000 barrels per day as of today — energy ministerBusiness & Economy March 25, 18:30
OPEC has no objections to speed of Russia's oil production cutsBusiness & Economy March 25, 12:38
Opposition leader Vladimir Neklyayev detained in Belarus - news agency directorWorld March 25, 5:33
Russia submits amicus curiae brief to US Supreme CourtRussian Politics & Diplomacy March 25, 3:34
BANGKOK, October 26 (Itar-Tass) —— As many as 20 Russian tourists were injured on Wednesday as a tourist bus got into a traffic accident on Thailand’s island of Phuket. Four persons were hospitalized, press secretary of the Russian embassy in Thailand Vitaly Anopov told Itar-Tass.
According to Anopov, the accident took place on a motor road near the Patong beach. The bus driver jammed on the brake and lost control of the vehicle. The bus went off. Luckily, it stayed upright.
“Twenty out of 38 people inside the bus were hurt in the accident. Four passengers were hospitalized. One was taken to Phuket International Hospital, the other three – to Bangkok Hospital, also on Phuket,” the Russian diplomat said.
According to preliminary information, the four injured are in satisfactory condition.
The Russian embassy in Thailand keeps a close eye on the situation, Anopov added. Officers of the Russian honorary consulate on Phuket are rendering all possible help.