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Armed Lao drug mules caught with 55 kilos of heroin, meth

Border guards in Ha Tinh Province in central Vietnam arrested six Laotians on Friday while they were transporting drugs from Laos.

Lao drug mules caught with meth, heroin near borders

Five Laotians were caught red-handed while bringing drugs into Vietnam on Wednesday.

70 held for drug abuse in southern Vietnam karaoke parlor

A pre-dawn police raid on a karaoke parlor in Long An Province found 70 customers using banned drugs.
May 11, 2019 | 07:59 pm GMT+7

China sentences Canadian to death for drug offences

A Chinese court sentenced a Canadian national to death on Tuesday for producing and trafficking methamphetamine.
April 30, 2019 | 03:14 pm GMT+7

Central Vietnam salt field yields a ton of crystal meth

Police in Nghe An Province seized a ton of suspected crystal meth dumped near a salt field on Wednesday, acting on residents’ complaints.
April 17, 2019 | 08:08 pm GMT+7

Vietnam introduces meth de-addiction regimen as use becomes widespread

Vietnam has created its first regimen for treating synthetic drug addicts, and it combines medication with psychological support.
March 14, 2019 | 12:34 pm GMT+7

Australia arrests eight in drug bust linked to Vietnamese syndicate

Eight people have been arrested in Australia on charges of trafficking more than 14 kg of heroin, cocaine and methamphetamine, authorities said Wednesday.
January 16, 2019 | 03:57 pm GMT+7

Hanoi music fest victims overdosed on cocktail of drugs: doctors

Seven people who died of a drug overdose at a Hanoi music festival Sunday and five others who were hospitalized had taken multiple drugs.
September 18, 2018 | 10:57 am GMT+7

Doctors blamed as Vietnamese cop dies from accidental drug consumption

Investigators in Vinh Long Province have blamed doctors for failing to diagnose that a police officer had overdosed on drugs, resulting in his death.
September 11, 2018 | 09:06 am GMT+7

Frenchman found running narcotics production ring in Saigon

A French national was arrested on Monday for running an operation producing over 20,000 pills of synthetic drugs in Saigon.
July 17, 2018 | 10:02 am GMT+7

Massive crystal meth seizure on Thai border

788 kilograms of the stimulant was found in a Thai northern province, heart of the infamous 'Golden Triangle' drug producing zone.
April 03, 2018 | 05:26 pm GMT+7

Man arrested for drug-fueled murder of woman in Hanoi

He allegedly suffered hallucinations after taking meth, and suffocated the woman with garlic to ward away ghosts.
March 07, 2018 | 03:11 pm GMT+7

Vietnam arrests recipient of crystal meth package sent from US

400 grams of methamphetamine was hidden in food and other products disguised as a gift package.
September 28, 2017 | 11:54 am GMT+7

Nigerian meth dealer gets jail term shortened after Vietnam court appeal

The former English teacher was busted while selling drugs in Saigon's backpacker area.
May 24, 2017 | 02:40 pm GMT+7

Thai man sentenced to life in prison in Vietnam for meth trafficking

He narrowly escaped death in a country that has some of the world’s toughest drug laws.
April 19, 2017 | 10:19 am GMT+7
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