methampethamine - updates

Rappler's latest stories on methampethamine


Faeldon’s son nabbed in drug bust | Evening wRap

Dec 14, 2018 - 9:26 PM

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The Laos Connection: Mr X and the cartels hooking Southeast Asia on pills

May 08, 2017 - 2:20 PM

The downfall of millionaire Mr X long shielded by cash and contacts in Laos has highlighted the role of the secretive communist country in showering pills across Southeast Asia

DRUG LORD. This file photo taken on April 18, 2017 shows Xaysana Keophimpa, allegedly a key figure among gangs buying drugs from Myanmar's meth labs, arriving at a criminal court in Bangkok after being detained at Suvarnabhumi Airport on January 19. Lillian Suwanrumpha/AFP

Part 1: Drugs 101: What you need to know about the PH drug situation

Dec 20, 2016 - 12:02 PM

Killing people – especially by police and paramilitary forces – has never stopped a drug problem anywhere Instead it contributes to a climate of fear instability and distrust in law enforcement personnel

WAR ON DRUGS. Scene of the Crime Operatives process a scene where drug suspects were killed. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

Nubain new favored drug of Cebu's shabu users – PDEA

Sep 01, 2016 - 4:19 PM

Prices of shabu have soared to P6 500 per gram from P1 500 because of the government s war on drugs leading drug addicts to a cheaper alternative