Two South Koreans were among 18 people sentenced to death on drug smuggling and trafficking charges in Vietnam, state media said.
Four people were sentenced to death in HCMC on Thursday for transporting 12 kg of drugs from Cambodia to Vietnam.
In recent years, campaigns to save prisoners on death row have become more audacious in criticizing the country’s authoritarian party-state.
A court in the central Ha Tinh Province has sentenced a Laotian man to death for transporting one kilogram of ketamine and 7,000 amphetamine pills into Vietnam.
A central Vietnam court handed three death sentences and one life prison term to four men found smuggling six kilograms of meth from Laos.
A man who threw drug-fuelled raves at a psychiatric hospital in Vietnam has been sentenced to death.
A man in the southern province of An Giang was sentenced to death for raping and murdering a 12-year-old girl.
For months, Mai Linh prayed. She prayed for justice for her only son Quan when he was held on drug charges in a maximum-security prison in Vietnam.
A court in the Central Highlands province of Kon Tum sentenced two Chinese men to death Saturday for running an operation producing over 11kg of meth.
Three people in the central Nghe An Province were sentenced to death Tuesday for drug smuggling, while one was sentenced for life.
A Da Nang City court has sentenced to death the kingpin of a gang that smuggled thousands of ecstasy pills into Vietnam last year.
A court in central Vietnam handed out death penalties to three Laotian men for transporting heroin and other narcotics.
A Hanoi man received a death sentence for transporting over 2.5 kilos of ecstasy into the city last year.
Three police were killed during a bloody confrontation between authorities and farmers defending their land rights
A HCMC court sentenced six members of a transnational gang to death on Friday for trafficking 100 kg of drugs from Cambodia to Vietnam.
A court in Ho Chi Minh City on Tuesday sentenced six drug traffickers to death for smuggling 13.8 kilograms of synthetic drugs and ketamine from Cambodia into the city.
A court in Vietnam has sentenced two brothers to death for their role in the killing of three policemen in a notorious land dispute in January.
A Vietnamese court today sentenced a Malaysian woman to death for transporting 3.3kg of cocaine from Brazil to Vietnam.
A court in the central province of Nghe An on Monday sentenced four men to death for trafficking 28.7 kilograms of methamphetamine from Laos.
A court in southern Vietnam on Friday handed a Singaporean man the death sentence for trafficking nearly ten kilograms of methamphetamine from Cambodia to Vietnam.
The HCMC court sentenced Van Kinh Duong and four accomplices to death on Monday for producing 124 kilos of narcotics.
Deep concerns abound that skewed system results in deaths of innocents