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Quang Ninh busts drug trafficking ring

Police in the northern province of Quang Ninh caught two men in the act of transporting over 3,000 synthetic pills, more than 700g of crystal methamphetamine and 34.1g of heroin in the early hours of September 24.
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Two sentenced to death for drug trafficking

The People’s Court of central Thanh Hoa province issued death penalty sentences to two defendants on trial on September 11 for their involvement in a major drug trafficking case uncovered by local police last year.
2013 drug statistics a cause for concern Society

2013 drug statistics a cause for concern

A worrying rise in drug crime was recorded in 2013 with a growth in the number of cases, arrested suspects and seized drug hauls, Deputy Minister of Public Security Senior Lieutenant General Le Quy Vuong reported on January 10.