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Three Lao drug traffickers arrested in Dien Bien

Three Lao drug traffickers arrested in Dien Bien

The border guard force of the northern province of Dien Bien, in coordination with the security force of Muong May district in the Lao province of Phongsaly, on June 15 arrested three Lao drug traffickers, seizing 20kg of opium.

NA officials inspect Vietnam-Laos immigration agreement execution

NA officials inspect Vietnam-Laos immigration agreement execution

A delegation from the National Assembly (NA) Committee for External Affairs met authorities in the northern mountainous province of Dien Bien on April 3 to examine the local implementation of the Vietnam – Laos agreement on tackling free migration and undocumented marriage in their shared border areas.

Military Zone 2, northern Lao provinces seek to foster defence ties

Military Zone 2, northern Lao provinces seek to foster defence ties

A working group from the Military Zone 2 High Command has made a visit to the High Commands of Phongsaly, Udomxay, Bokeo and Infantry Division 3 of the Lao People’s Armed Forces to discuss measures to strengthen the special solidarity between the two countries.

Heroin smuggler arrested in Dien Bien

Heroin smuggler arrested in Dien Bien

A man has been caught carrying 21 bricks of heroin weighing 7.4kg in Tan Phong hamlet, Si Pa Phin commune, Nam Po district, the northern mountainous province of Dien Bien.

Laos, Vietnam sign MoU on drug prevention

Laos, Vietnam sign MoU on drug prevention

(VOV) - On December 8, Vietnamese and Lao border provinces signed a Memorandum of Understanding on cooperation in preventing and combating cross-border drug crime at a meeting in the northern mountainous province of Dien Bien.

Lao students join provincial sports festival

Nearly 200 Lao students joined their fellow Vietnamese friends at the Phu Dong Sports Festival of the northwestern province of Dien Bien, which opened on February 28.

Vietnam-Laos highway opens to traffic

(VOV) - National Highway 2E linking Vietnam and Laos was officially inaugurated at the Panghok international border of Phongsaly province on February 23.