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Three Lao drug traffickers arrested in Dien Bien

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Three Lao drug traffickers arrested in Dien Bien

The border guard force of the northern province of Dien Bien, in coordination with the security force of Muong May district in the Lao province of Phongsaly, on June 15 arrested three Lao drug traffickers, seizing 20kg of opium.

Son La reviews 10-year anti-drug trafficking with north Laos

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Son La reviews 10-year anti-drug trafficking with north Laos

The cooperation between the Son La province border guard force, the Vietnam Border Guard High Command’s anti-drug department and competent agencies of the Lao Houaphan and Luang Prabang provinces has successfully put an end to several major drugs cases in contribution to curbing the crime along the Vietnam – Laos borderline.

HCM City struggles in war on drugs

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HCM City struggles in war on drugs

Several recent large drug seizures in Ho Chi Minh City have raised concerns over the extent of drug crimes in the southern economic hub, and the local administration is fighting back.

Ministry urges stronger action to combat drug crime

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Ministry urges stronger action to combat drug crime

The Ministry of Public Security (MoPS) and representatives of 33 southern provinces and cities reviewed the anti-drug efforts over the first six months of 2018 on July 16, stressing the need for stronger actions to fight drug-related crimes that remain complicated nationwide.