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Vietnam calls for calm after China performs drill in flashpoint waters

Chinese forces, including helicopters and landing craft, took part in the live-fire drill.

Trump secretary of state nominee: China should be denied access to S.China Sea islands

'They're taking territory or control, or declaring control of territories that are not rightfully China's,' said ...

Vietnam Airlines under cyber-attack since 2014: security group

There are signs of previous hacking attempts on the computer systems at two airports.
August 02, 2016 | 02:12 pm GMT+7

Vietnam Coast Guard chases down illegal Chinese fishing vessels

Vietnamese forces have cut short another illegal incursion by Chinese fishermen in its territorial waters.
July 21, 2016 | 05:59 pm GMT+7

Vietnam welcomes 'South China Sea' ruling

"Vietnam welcomes the arbitration court issuing its final ruling on July 12," foreign ministry spokesman Le Hai Binh said.
July 12, 2016 | 07:10 pm GMT+7

Thailand urged to account for shooting at Vietnamese boats

Vietnam has condemned the shooting of two men and the sinking of two of its boats.
July 12, 2016 | 11:58 am GMT+7

Putin restates Moscow's stance on maritime dispute during PM Phuc's visit

During Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc's official visit to Russia, Russian President Vladimir Putin reiterated Moscow’s position on the ongoing South China Sea ...
May 20, 2016 | 11:56 am GMT+7

Vietnamese fishermen defiant after latest Chinese fishing ban in East Sea

The Vietnam Fisheries Society says Chinese moves to restrict fishing in the South China Sea (Vietnam's East Sea) have impeded the production of Vietnamese fishermen and violated ...
May 17, 2016 | 04:33 pm GMT+7

Vietnam sends patrol ships to drive Chinese fishing vessels from territorial waters

China has deployed a large fishing fleet in the mouth of the Gulf of Tonkin near Vietnamese waters, according to a report announced by the Vietnam Fisheries Resources Surveillance ...
April 21, 2016 | 12:17 pm GMT+7

Vietnam demands withdrawal of Chinese military aircraft from Paracel Islands

Hanoi formally requested Beijing to stop sending military fighter jets to Vietnam's Paracel Islands at a press conference held today.
April 14, 2016 | 07:20 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese, Chinese defense ministers discuss East Sea dispute

Vietnamese Defense Minister Phung Quang Thanh met Chinese counterpart Chang Wanquan in Hanoi with the dispute over territory in the East Sea in the agenda.
March 28, 2016 | 01:39 pm GMT+7

Vietnam condemns Taiwan’s “violation” of sovereignty over Ba Binh Island

Vietnam officials have condemned Taiwan’s sending of journalists to Ba Binh Island, part of the Spratly archipelago, on March 23 as a “serious violation of Vietnam’s sovereignty”.
March 25, 2016 | 09:40 am GMT+7