113th Mekong River joint patrol successfully completed


  • Laos
  • Sunday, 23 Jan 2022

KUNMING, Jan. 21 (Xinhua): The 113th joint Mekong River patrol by China, Laos, Myanmar and Thailand concluded on Friday (Jan 21), with two Chinese law-enforcement vessels returning to port in southwest China's Yunnan Province.

The joint patrol, which saw the participation of 54 law enforcers, sailed over 600 kilometers, according to the Yunnan provincial public security department.

During the patrol, the four countries carried out joint law enforcement activities in key waters of the river in an effort to ensure the security and stability of the river basin.

The Mekong River, or Lancang River in China, is a vital waterway for cross-border shipping. - Xinhua

Article type: free
User access status:
Join our Telegram channel to get our Evening Alerts and breaking news highlights

Laos , Mekong Patrol , 113th

   

Next In Aseanplus News

Singapore: Worker dies after falling 9.5m to factory floor; 2022 fatalities now at 24; workplace deaths so far highest since 2016
Malaysian farms rushing to send chickens to Singapore before export ban
'Tomorrow will be better': Shanghai inches towards Covid-19 re-opening
Indonesia's plan to create new eastern provinces unviable, says Papua governor
Myanmar's anti-narcotics task force seizes 5 million stimulant tablets worth US$2.7 million (RM11.82 million)
Cambodian PM praises China as key contributor to country's infrastructure and electricity development
Shortened application process to address labour shortage
Squid Game star Hoyeon Jung, Olympians Edgar Cheung and Eileen Gu make Forbes Asia’s 30 under 30, but Singapore may be the real winner
Smoking prevalence rate drops to new low of 9.5 per cent in Hong Kong, but ‘significant’ increase in use of e-cigarettes
Nomura leads US$6 million investment in Hong Kong climate tech start-up Allinfra

Others Also Read