Vietnam drug seizures up by 10%

The Ministry of Public Security in Vietnam has revealed that the number of drug seizures in the first 6 months of 2020 increased by almost 10%. It reported that nearly 1.6 tons of ecstasy and 850,000 ecstasy pills were seized during the first 6 months of 2020. The figures, alongside high levels of drug seizures throughout 2019, indicate that levels of drug production and trafficking in Vietnam have increased in recent years.