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An addict returns to rehab after kicking his habit

His drug addiction took Minh to the verge of death, but he beat it. Now he helps others do the same.

Drug mule kills border officer in central Vietnam

A Vietnamese border officer was killed and two others were wounded in a gunfight with drug smugglers on the Laos border Monday.

Three arrested for trafficking drugs from Laos to Vietnam

Police have arrested three persons allegedly involved in smuggling narcotics from Laos across the border to Nghe An Province and Ho Chi Minh City.
June 03, 2019 | 07:31 am GMT+7

French drug smuggler sentenced to death in Indonesia

Indonesia on Monday sentenced a French drug smuggler to death by firing squad, in a shock verdict after prosecutors had asked for a long prison term.
May 20, 2019 | 04:24 pm GMT+7

Hong Kong arrests Vietnamese woman with $650,000 worth of heroin

A Vietnamese woman was arrested last week in Hong Kong with 7.3kg of heroin worth approximately $651,100 hidden inside her suitcase.
December 26, 2018 | 08:13 am GMT+7

Vietnamese student charged with drug smuggling at Australian music fest

A Vietnamese student is facing jail term for supplying drugs at an Australian music festival where two people died of suspected overdose.
September 27, 2018 | 02:17 pm GMT+7

Vietnam sentences Russian woman to life in jail for smuggling cocaine

She was busted with five pounds of the drug when transiting for a flight from Brazil to Laos.
May 05, 2018 | 08:17 am GMT+7

Vietnam arrests 3 Thai nationals in $2.2 million drug bust

The massive haul is the second in a week around the Laos border.
March 28, 2018 | 03:08 pm GMT+7

Thai woman escapes death in Vietnam, gets life in jail for heroin smuggling

The drug mule escaped the death sentence only because she has a young child.
March 17, 2017 | 09:49 am GMT+7

Laotian drug smugglers arrested after knife battle in northern Vietnam

The two men may face the death penalty for smuggling heroin.
February 20, 2017 | 10:46 am GMT+7

3 Vietnamese arrested in India for cocaine smuggling

Police found three kilos of cocaine in a bag they carried on a flight from Ethiopia.
January 24, 2017 | 11:11 am GMT+7

Drug ring gets life, death in northern Vietnam

The ring was accused of smuggling around 1,871 kg of heroin in total.
December 31, 2016 | 11:16 am GMT+7

Vietnamese man arrested for smuggling heroin near China border

Lai Chau police say he is part of a trafficking ring operating in northern provinces.
November 29, 2016 | 09:37 am GMT+7

Six arrested in drug smuggling busts over the weekend

About 100 kilograms of heroin and 60 kilograms of marijuana were seized on Saturday.
November 27, 2016 | 08:09 pm GMT+7

Heroin smugglers seized in Vietnam, Laos joint operation

The four men arrested said they had intended to sell the drugs in Vietnam.
November 22, 2016 | 11:21 pm GMT+7
 
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