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  • NEWS

    At least 80 dead in Philippines war on drugs

    Reuters, Published on 18/08/2017

    » MANILA -- Police killed at least 13 people in Manila on the third night of an escalation in President Rodrigo Duterte's ruthless war on drugs and crime, taking the toll for one of the bloodiest weeks so far to 80, Reuters witnesses and media reported on Friday.

  • OPINION

    Myanmar's shirked duty

    News, Editorial, Published on 08/10/2018

    » Last Thursday, police arrested two men in Ayutthaya for possession of drugs. They were driving a pickup with 700 one-kilogramme bags of crystal methamphetamine, a so-called recreational drug without medical or social value.

  • NEWS

    Army trumpets border drugs suppression effort

    News, Wassana Nanuam, Published on 15/10/2018

    » A massive cache of narcotics, including more than 47 million speed pills, has been seized by army border surveillance units this year, said an army spokesman yesterday.

  • OPINION

    Updating the war on drugs

    News, Editorial, Published on 22/11/2016

    » Governments and security agencies worldwide are always trying to catch up with society. Nothing illustrates this like the global rethink on the four-decade war on drugs. Justice Minister Paiboon Koomchaya continues to look for a policy that somehow acknowledges both a common disgust with the "war", and the fact that the public is becoming better educated and more tolerant of its actual dangers.

  • NEWS

    B14bn of narcotics to be torched on 'anti-drugs day'

    News, Post Reporters, Published on 16/06/2018

    » About 13.6 tonnes of narcotics with an estimated street value of 13.7 billion baht will be incinerated in Ayutthaya on June 25 to mark the International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking.

  • LIFESTYLE

    The War on drugs

    Life, Bernard Trink, Published on 09/05/2016

    » Drugs are a trillion-dollar business and the so-called War on Drugs is under-financed. So much is paid to the powers that be to turn a blind eye that those who fight the good fight deserve the credit they get when busting a drug ring.

  • NEWS

    11 drug plants 'churn out 20m pills a day'

    News, Post Reporters, Published on 09/04/2018

    » The Narcotics Suppression Bureau admitted Sunday that at least 11 drug manufacturing facilities were located "near Thailand's northern border" with a combined daily production capacity of more than 20 million pills.

  • OPINION

    Bells of tolerance

    News, Postbag, Published on 09/10/2018

    » Re: "'Big Joke' targets foreign lady who griped about bell ringing", (BP, Oct 6).

  • NEWS

    Ex-actress 'Amy' ordained as nun

    News, Published on 28/09/2018

    » Former actress and Miss Teen Thailand Amelia "Amy" Jacobs was ordained as a nun in Prachin Buri province yesterday after being released from prison last month following sentencing in a court case for drug abuse.

  • NEWS

    Cops seize huge B1.5bn meth haul

    News, Published on 23/08/2018

    » Police have seized more than 14 million methamphetamine pills worth 1.48 billion baht that were bound for neighbouring Malaysia and beyond, authorities said Wednesday, in one of their biggest ever drug busts.

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