They and six others belonged to a gang that had sold more than 100kg of heroin in the city in...
Around 4,700 kilograms of drugs were seized in the first six months of 2016
Police busted the ring in October 2012, seizing 24 kilograms of heroin and more than two kilograms of meth
The executions of seven foreigners in April -- among them two Australians -- prompted Australia to temporarily withdraw its ambassador.
She was allowed to bring in new evidence and had the sentence reduced on Monday
They planned to sell the meth to users in Hanoi and nearby provinces
He had bought it in Guangxi for $23,400 for selling in Vietnam
Police also seized a large amount of cash worth $234,500
The 25-year-old said a strange man paid him $1,000 to carry the drug through different countries
The 20-year-old is serving a 12-month term after being caught growing the illegal plant
She was arrested at Tan Son Nhat Airport in December with nearly 380 grams of heroin
He denied knowing in advance the contraband he was smuggling was drug
Police spent months arresting the four suspects from different places
Justice ministry says it is amending Penal Code to make it more humane
Transnational drug operations are complicated along the border, law enforcement says