A Chinese man and two Vietnamese women were sentenced to 5-8 years in prison on August 29 for organising illegal entry into Vietnam.
VOV.VN -The Da Nang municipal People's Court said on August 25 that a trial is scheduled to begin on August 29 for three defendants accused of illegally bringing Chinese people into the country.
VOV.VN - Police operating in Bac Ninh province said on August 19 that they have moved to prosecute a Vietnamese woman who attempted to assist approximately 50 Chinese citizens enter the country illegally by hiding them in her motel.
“The death penalty could be considered for such act in accordance with the Penal Code. In this very urgent situation, when the whole country is trying hard to fight COVID-19, it is necessary to strictly punish such acts for deterrence."
VOV.VN -Border guards operating in Cao Bang province have detected a total of 11 Vietnamese citizens as they were in the process of attempting to illegally enter the country from Guangdong in China.
VOV.VN - Police forces operating in Lao Cai province declared on August 9 that they have moved to prosecute two suspects for assisting people to illegally cross the border between Vietnam and China.
VOV.VN - Police in Quang Nam province said on August 9 they are completing procedures to deport 21 Chinese citizens who have illegally entered the locality in recent times.
VOV.VN -The People's Court of Quang Ninh province opened a mobile trial on August 4 for a case involving Vietnamese citizens helping people to enter the country illegally.
VOV.VN - The Ministry of Public Security has sent a telegram to police forces nationwide requesting them to launch a campaign to crack down on crimes, especially the illegal entry of foreigners into the country.
VOV.VN -Two Vietnamese women have been detained for organising illegal border crossings into the country, according officials of Chi Ma border gate in Lang Son province, bordering China.
Permanent Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh has required ministries, agencies and localities to heighten alert and resolutely prevent illegal entry into Vietnam amid the complicated developments of the COVID-19 pandemic and the recent discovery of several cases of Chinese illegally entering Vietnam.
Police in the northwestern province of Quang Ninh said on July 25 that they have detained and started legal procedures against six people from Mong Cai city for organising illegal entries into Vietnam.
VOV.VN -Police in An Giang province said on July 20 they have detained and prosecuted three people for assisting citizens in illegally entering Vietnam from Cambodia and vice versa.
VOV.VN -Border guards operating in Bac Son commune of Quang Ninh province have detected a total of 33 Vietnamese citizens who were attempting to illegally enter the country from China.
VOV.VN - A Chinese national who was discovered attempting to illegally enter Ho Chi Minh City from Cambodia has subsequently tested negative for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), the Ho Chi Minh City Centre for Disease Control and Prevention said on July 8.
The International Health Quarantine Centre of Ho Chi Minh City on June 1 said it has detected a Vietnamese woman with an illegal entry who had a fever.
Police in Quang Ninh Province on Vietnam's border with China have fined four Chinese nationals VND16 million (US$700) in total for entering the country illegally.