China, Laos, Myanmar and Thailand began their 91st joint patrol on the Mekong River on March 24.
A joint patrol on the Mekong River (Photo: chinadailyhk)
Police of the Chinese province of Yunnan said the four countries willconduct visits, inspections and an anti-drug publicity campaign during thefour-day joint patrol, in a bid to safeguard the security and stability along the MekongRiver.
The patrol, with the participation of five ships, will also cover theGolden Triangle, a narcotic hotbed.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the law enforcement forces of the fourcountries will jointly direct the operation by remote video command system forthe first time./.VNA