The bombing comes a day after the passage of a controversial ban on pre-marital sex, blasphemy, and the spreading of views counter to state ideology.
Oanh Hà is from a family of notorious crime matriarchs, with her sister running one of Vietnam’s largest criminal empires before being murdered by the “Godfather of Saigon.”
The cyber gang, the same that targeted a U.S. gas pipeline last year, is demanding a $9.7 million ransom.
The 1.8 metric tons of liquid, Hong Kong's largest-ever meth seizure, were enough to supply an estimated 18 million street deals.
They join other recent cases in Singapore, where men have been convicted for posing as psychic mediums and influencer recruiters to solicit photos.
Photos of dead horses riddled with bullets, alongside the remains of an aborted foal, have pushed a rural community to the brink of violence.
"What’s the point of showing a blood-splattered, shot-up nursery?"
The man, who was sentenced to four years in prison, also installed a camera in his room and forced his son to watch him having sex with his wife.
Freed from scam gangs in Cambodia, victims say they are now being detained and extorted by police demanding bribes for bedding, food and to return home.
A VICE World News investigation prompted one political leader to claim that meth use in Fiji had become a “far bigger disaster than climate change.”
A military court in Myanmar found the former doctor guilty of “harming culture and dignity,” in a conviction slammed as politically motivated.
“If you ever want to get rid of anybody, feed them to the wild pigs because they don’t leave anything, not even the bones,” the Australian man allegedly told colleagues.