• Tue, 02 Apr 2019 17:20
    Siamese rosewood logs and bicycles seized but smugglers flee after Surin stake-out
    A recent stake-out in an attempt to suppress the smuggling of Siamese rosewood in the northeastern border province of Surin resulted in the interception of 12 logs along with two bicycles, Huay Tab Tan-Huay Sam Rarn Wildlife Sanctuary head Wutthikul Ngampanya said on Tuesday.
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  • Wed, 19 Dec 2018 10:10
    Too much speed! Lampang drug smugglers crash cargo of 4 million meth pills
    A high-speed chase on Lampang roads ended with screeching tyres and the crunch of metal on Tuesday when drug-runners crashed their pickup before abandoning the vehicle and escaping on foot. They left behind a huge cargo of several million methamphetamine pills.
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  • Fri, 23 Nov 2018 14:44
    Fears of boat exodus as smugglers prey on Rohingya desperation
    As desperation swells in the squalid camps that are home to a million Rohingya refugees, long-dormant -- and often deadly -- trafficking networks are being revived, Bangladeshi officials warn.
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  • Sat, 03 Nov 2018 14:58
    Two arrested with 900,000 meth pills and 3kg of 'ice' in Chiang Rai
    Two suspected drug smugglers were arrested at a Chiang Rai hotel following a brief gunfight with police after which 900,000 methamphetamine pills and three kilograms of crystal meth were seized.
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  • Mon, 24 Sep 2018 12:34
    Meth haul seen arriving from Laos but smugglers vanish
    Navy personnel found 30,000 methamphetamine pills on the side of the Mekong River in Nakhon Phanom on Sunday night, but the drug runners got away.
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  • Fri, 03 Aug 2018 12:37
    Navy surprises meth smugglers in Nakhon Phanom
    The Navy’s Mekong Patrol Command late Thursday night relieved smugglers of 140,000 methamphetamine pills brought over from Laos.
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  • Thu, 05 Jul 2018 17:17
    Rangers seize rare logs as smugglers flee down Ubon forest paths
    Paramilitary rangers and administrative officials in Ubon Ratchathani on Thursday confiscated 40 Siamese Rosewood logs from a gang of four to five suspects who were about to load the logs from their car onto a boat for smuggling across the Mekong river into Laos.
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  • Wed, 04 Jul 2018 01:00
    Rohingya rescued after being abandoned by smugglers
    TWENTY-FOUR Rohingya were abandoned by their smugglers on a Thai-Myanmar border mountain in Ranong province for nine days, the 25th Infantry Regiment’s Thepsatri Task Force commander Colonel Chalermporn Khamkhieo said yesterday.
  • Mon, 04 Jun 2018 11:30
    Meth smugglers foiled in Ubon Ratchathani
    A man arrested in Ubon Ratchathani on Sunday afternoon is accused to be part of a trio smuggling in 12,120 methamphetamine pills and 13.87 grams of crystal meth across the Mekong River.
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  • Sun, 29 Apr 2018 12:47
    Smugglers dump 490kg of marijuana and flee in boat
    A total of 490 kilograms of dried marijuana worth Bt15 million in street value were seized by Thai authorities in Bung Kan province on Saturday, but the suspected Laotian smugglers managed to flee.
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  • Sat, 07 Apr 2018 01:00
    Smugglers hit Cambodia rice exports
    CAMBODIA’S rice exports declined in the first quarter of the year, down 3 per cent compared to the first three months of last year, a slide that rice exporters and industry representatives blamed on smuggling operations operating with impunity.
  • Fri, 06 Apr 2018 08:36
    Facebook pressed over role in people smuggling
    A United Nations migration official called Thursday for Facebook to police its site and its WhatsApp messaging subsidiary for use by abusive human smugglers.
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  • Thu, 29 Mar 2018 11:44
    Drug smugglers lose marijuana, meth but escape Mekong net
    More than 400 kilograms of marijuana and 3,577 methamphetamine pills were seized at two locations on the Thai bank of the Mekong River in Bueng Kan early Wednesday, though no arrests were made.
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  • Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:00
    Rubber exports jump but smugglers dampen gains
    THE TOTAL amount of rubber exported by Cambodia surged 30 per cent last year, but widespread rubber smuggling on the Vietnamese border crippled potential profits from the booming industry.
  • Wed, 17 Jan 2018 09:22
    Suspects tried to ditch illegal drugs: police
    Two suspected drug smugglers threw away 60,000 methamphetamine pills just before they reached a road checkpoint in Bangkok, but their action was too late to save them from arrest.
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