VOV.VN - National law enforcement authorities in Vietnam say they have seized about 59 kilograms of heroin, 36,000 ecstasy pills and busted up a major Vietnam-China transnational drug syndicate.
VOV.VN - At a press conference on Friday, August 11, police in the central province of Nghe An announced what they called the closure of a major heroin and ecstasy pipeline from Laos to Vietnam.
The Criminal Investigation Police Department has joined forces with police in the northern province of Bac Ninh to detain a group of people for threatening the chairman of the provincial People’s Committee and several other officials, said Major General Ho Sy Tien, director of the department.
Turkey widened a crackdown on suspected supporters of a failed military coup on July 17, taking the number of people rounded up in the armed forces and judiciary to 6,000, and the government said it was in control of the country and economy.
Saudi Arabian authorities have arrested 149 al-Qaeda suspects over the past eight months, officials have announced.
A Republic of Korea national, wanted for acts of violence by RoK police, has been arrested in Vietnam and extradited to stand trial, said the Ministry of Public Security on November 9.
Investigators of the People’s Procuracy of the Russian province of Ulianov said on January 15 that they had arrested two culprits involved in the murder of a Vietnamese trader in Ulianovsk last week.