In RUTHLESS and barbaric, the Russian mob now rules the American underworld with a bloody iron grip as the Italian Mafia cowers in terror from the feds — and gangsters who made their bones in the shadows of the Kremlin! Tattooed Russian vors — slang for made men — have wrested control of the Mafia’s old rackets — prostitution, extortion, money laundering, gambling, drugs — and added new modern crimes: insurance fraud, stock swindles and — most chillingly — the sale of nuclear weapons looted from old Soviet stockpiles! “Even the most hardened criminals are terrified of the Russians,” a law enforcement source tells GLOBE. “They’re vicious — and without honor. Buy the latest issue of GLOBE Magazine available at your nearest newsstand, supermarket or Wal-Mart!