The letter said, "On June 2, 2020, coast guard troops in coordination with functional forces successfully crack down on a drug trafficking case, arresting one suspect and seizing 2 bars of heroin, 1kg of ketamine, 1kg of synthetic crystal drugs, and 6,000 synthetic drug pills.

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"The achievement demonstrates the courage of troops, their determination and creativity in fighting drug trafficking, thereby contributing to upholding national sovereignty, political security, social order and safety in Vietnam's seas and islands."

General Lich also praised the outstanding achievements of the force and asked the Coast Guard Command to further promote cooperation with relevant forces to grasp the situation, successfully fulfill all assigned tasks on preventing and fighting drug-related crimes.

Translated by Lam Anh