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mardi 8 octobre 2019

Vietnam sentences 11 people to death for drug trafficking

A court in Ho Chi Minh City has sentenced eight people to death for drug trafficking, a court official said on Tuesday (Oct 8), while in northern Vietnam, three others faced the same fate and two received life imprisonment.

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vendredi 26 juillet 2019

Time to rethink Vietnam’s drug policies

Vietnam faces renewed threats from drug dealers who seek take advantage of Vietnam’s location to transport drugs to surrounding countries. But government moves to re-criminalise drug use risks failing to address the root causes of the problem.

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mardi 16 avril 2019

Police seize 600 kilos of meth in Vietnam

Police in central Vietnam have seized more than half a tonne of methamphetamine in one of the largest drug busts in recent years in the communist country where synthetic drug use is on the rise.

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dimanche 31 mars 2019

Vietnam arrests Chinese man with 300kg of heroin

Vietnam police have arrested a Chinese national found with a massive haul of heroin in Ho Chi Minh City, the second such bust in a week as the country cracks down on the illicit trade.

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mardi 2 octobre 2018

Fears rise that Hanoi festival ban after drug deaths may ruin Vietnam’s dance music scene before it has even got started

Party goers hope tragedy where seven people died after taking a cocktail of drugs at an electronic music festival, does not see the nascent rave scene brought to a premature end in the conservative communist capital

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lundi 6 août 2018

Vietnam arrests 2 Lao drug traffickers

Border forces of Vietnams central Ha Tinh province have detained two Lao men for smuggling 52 cakes of heroin and 25 kg of crystal methamphetamine into Vietnam, local media reported on Monday.

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dimanche 5 août 2018

Vietnam sentences 5 to death, 4 get life for drug trafficking

A HCMC court sentenced five members of a drug gang to death and gave life sentences to four others on Thursday.

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mardi 17 juillet 2018

Vietnam busts drug production ring led by French citizen

Vietnamese police have recently detained a French man of Vietnamese origin and his accomplice, and seized 1 kg of methamphetamine and 85,000 pills of the synthetic drug they produced in Ho Chi Minh City, the municipal police said Monday.

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lundi 16 juillet 2018

The drug lords who domineered northern Vietnam's 'drug valley'

Before two drug lords were gunned down by the police last month, Long Luong Commune had been a narcotics haven for over a decade.

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dimanche 1 juillet 2018

Vietnam drug bosses killed after two-day police standoff

Two alleged heroin kingpins in Vietnam were killed in a shootout with police following a dramatic days-long standoff at their tunnel hideout in a mountainous northern border zone near Laos, authorities said on Friday.

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mercredi 21 mars 2018

Vietnam, Laos join forces to crack multinational drug ring

Over 50,000 ecstasy pills and a kilo of crystal meth was seized in the raid last Sunday.

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lundi 26 février 2018

Vietnam cops seize $2.5 mn heroin in China border drug bust

Five men were arrested in Vietnam for allegedly attempting to smuggle $2.5 million worth of heroin into China after police shot at their drug-packed vehicle as they tried to flee, local media reported Monday.

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dimanche 14 janvier 2018

Home Office accused of cruelty for ordering cannabis slave back to Vietnam

Teenager spent five years as a cannabis gardener in the UK being beaten and threatened, after he was seized from Hanoi aged 10

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mardi 22 août 2017

Vietnam sentences 4 men to death for transporting heroin

A court in Hanoi has sentenced four men to death for transporting heroin.

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mercredi 5 avril 2017

Made-in-Vietnam radioactive drugs cannot meet demand

Due to the low capacity of the nuclear reactor, the Da Lat Nuclear Research Institute is only capable of producing enough radioactive drugs to meet the demand for radioactive isotopes and radioactive preparations for 25 medical establishments in Vietnam.

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dimanche 1 janvier 2017

Vietnam sentences 12 drug traffickers to death, life imprisonment

A court in the northern province of Quang Ninh on Friday sentenced to death six of 26 convicts in the smuggling case of more than 5,000 bricks of heroin, while handing life imprisonment to six others.

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mardi 25 octobre 2016

500 drug addicts escape rehab in Vietnam

More than 500 addicts have escaped from a drug rehabilitation centre in southern Vietnam.

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jeudi 30 juin 2016

Vietnam court sentences Australian woman, 73, to death on heroin charges

A court in southern Vietnam has sentenced a 73-year-old Vietnam-born Australian woman to death for trafficking heroin hidden in bars of soap, several state-run media outlets reported on Thursday.

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mardi 3 mai 2016

Vietnam sentences Singapore man to death for trafficking heroin

A court in Ho Chi Minh City on Friday sentenced a Singaporean man to death for trafficking 2.5 kilograms of heroin.

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jeudi 10 septembre 2015

Australian woman jailed for 20 years in Vietnam for smuggling heroin in underwear

An Australian woman of Vietnamese origin has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for trying to smuggle heroin in her underwear, state media says.

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lundi 17 août 2015

Vietnam jails Australian man for trying to send drug precursor chemicals home

Nguyen Ly Toan, 39, gets 20 years after customs agents found contraband disguised as cooking ingredients in a package bound for his wife in Australia

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lundi 19 janvier 2015

Vietnam condemns 8 drug convicts to death

A court in the northern province of Hoa Binh on Monday sentenced eight people to death and handed down life sentences to five others at the conclusion of a mass trial.

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samedi 18 octobre 2014

Voluntary drug detoxification a flop in Vietnam

Drug detoxification is in a dilemma in Vietnam as the compulsory form is now considered a violation of human rights while the voluntary mode has proved ineffective.

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vendredi 8 août 2014

Rampant antibiotic abuse has left Vietnam vulnerable

Health experts at a conference held Thursday in Hanoi blamed the widespread use of over-the-counter antibiotics for their rising drug resistance.

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lundi 28 juillet 2014

Vietnam officials call community-based drug treatment a failure amid rising crime

In the 15 months since Vietnam opened its first voluntary drug rehabilitation center, only six addicts have graduated from its three-month program; the other 75 percent dropped out.

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samedi 26 juillet 2014

Human rights group wants Australia to press Vietnam on political prisoners, forced labour

Australia must press Vietnam on its jailing of political activists, curbs on free speech and use of forced labour in drug treatment centres, says Human Rights Watch, as officials from both countries prepare for human rights talks on July 28.

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samedi 7 juin 2014

Vietnam sentences 7 heroin smugglers to death

A court in northern Vietnam handed down seven death penalties, seven life sentences, and other jail terms totalling 232 years to 26 defendants at a drug trial that wrapped up on Friday.

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mercredi 23 avril 2014

Vietnam shows the door to 45 Indian pharma companies

Vietnam has banned at least 45 Indian pharmaceutical companies from supplying medicines to its markets.

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Vietnam sentences American man to death for heroin

HANOI — State media say a court in Vietnam has sentenced an American to death for heroin trafficking.

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dimanche 16 février 2014

UK warned that aid to Vietnam inadvertently supports death penalty

Charities link British funding for UN anti-heroin initiatives with executions for drug-smuggling in the country

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