The border guard forces of Vietnam and China on April 11 conducted for the first time a joint patrol at provincial level along the shared border line in the Lao Cai-Hekou International Border Gate area.
Chairwoman of the National Assembly Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan presented gifts and extended warm Tet greetings to officers and soldiers at the Lung Cu Border Guard Station in the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang on January 27.
VOV.VN - Ten fishermen who were in distress at sea for two days have been plucked from danger by rescue forces of the Maritime Rescue Coordination Center and Nghe An border guards.
President Tran Dai Quang asked border guards to play their crucial role in safeguarding border and island sovereignty and security during a working session with the Border Guards High Command in Hanoi on December 13.
VOV.VN - Two border guards were swept away by flood and went missing on October 10 when they drove across a spillway of Bon stream in Lang Chang district, ThanhHoa province, said local officials.
VOV.VN - Border guards in the Central Highlands province of Kon Tum have arrested a Lao man on July 31 for trafficking in over 10,000 tablets of synthetic drugs.
A joint patrol between the border guard forces of Vietnam and Laos was held at Border Marker 255 on the shared border on July 23 as part of the first Vietnam-Laos border friendship exchange in Vietnam’s northern Son La province.
President Tran Dai Quang pinned the badge carrying the title of Hero of the People’s Armed Forces on the traditional flag of the border guards of northern Hai Phong city during a local ceremony on June 23.
National Assembly (NA) Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan applauded efforts to fight drug crimes and promote people-to-people exchanges with Laos by border guards of the Tay Trang International Border Gate while visiting the northwestern province of Dien Bien on March 12.
Border guards of Vietnam’s southern Tay Ninh province and military officials and police from Cambodia’s Svay Rieng province held the first friendly exchange in Tay Ninh on December 29.
Border guards in central Vietnam have arrested two Lao men for smuggling nearly 23 kilograms of heroin across the border.
Vietnam’s Defence Ministry attaches importance to boosting and preserving the neighbouring, friendly, cooperative and development relations with China, especially the relationship between the border guards and coast guards of the two countries, said Minister General Ngo Xuan Lich.
Several officers from Kien Giang Province, located in Vietnam’s Mekong Delta, have been held hostage by the operators of illegal fishing boats after inspections took place on July 2.
A Lao man carrying 200 synthetic drug pills and three grammes of heroin was arrested in Na Meo commune, Quan Son district, the central province of Thanh Hoa on April 9.
Four men from Laos and another from Thailand were arrested near central Vietnam on January 3 when they were trying to smuggle more than 30 kilograms of heroin through the border.
Border guards in the central province of Nghe An have broken up a large drug trafficking ring in Laos and Vietnam, arresting three suspects and seizing 18 cakes of heroin (7 kilograms) and 12,000 pills of meth.
(VOV) - Over the past few years, there has been an ever widening disparity between the import-export statistics released by Vietnamese and Chinese trade officials, specifically as it relates to cross border trade.
(VOV) -Quang Binh Provincial Border Guards have caught two Vietnamese men attempting to illegally transport 670 kilograms of dynamite from Laos to Vietnam.
President Truong Tan Sang visited and extended New Year wishes to border guards in Dam Thuy commune, Trung Khanh district in the northern mountainous province of Cao Bang on December 15.
(VOV) - The situation has returned to normal at Bac Phong Sinh border gate in the northern province of Quang Ninh following the April 18 shooting.