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  1. Ron Strider

    Vietnamese Drug Gang Nabbed For Cannabis Farms In Hong Kong

    The Hong Kong Police's Narcotics Bureau busted another "cannabis farm" hidden in a villa in Sai Kung district on Monday, seizing some 500 cannabis products, which weighed about 50 kilograms and were worth some HK$21.5 million. This seizure followed the closure last week of a similar cannabis...
  2. Ron Strider

    UK: Vietnamese Cannabis Farming Slaves Being Criminalised By Police

    Vietnamese slavery victims are being wrongly criminalized by police as their abusers become more sophisticated, research has revealed Hundreds of Vietnamese nationals are being smuggled into the UK for a life of forced labor, according to the Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner. The vast...
  3. Ron Strider

    UK: Trafficked To Grow Cannabis: Vietnamese Migrants Are Being Exploited In Britain

    It was "like a dog's life", one Vietnamese women told me about her experience of living in the UK. She had been trafficked into the country and said she had "no fixed job and no fixed accommodation". The woman, who I interviewed as part of my research exploring human trafficking and Vietnam, has...