Several German women recorded how Soviet servicewomen watched and laughed when they were raped.
But soon, criminal gangs started to appear to fill the gap.
The back streets are full of prostitutes, both male and female.
This process of selection, as opposed to the indiscriminate violence shown earlier, indicates a definite change.
Most ill-educated Red Army soldiers suffered from sexual ignorance and utterly unenlightened attitudes towards women.
It seems as if Soviet soldiers needed alcoholic courage to attack a woman.