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China's military drills near Paracel Islands illegal, Vietnam asserts

Vietnam has strongly emphasized that China’s military drills near the Paracel Islands is illegal and a violation of its sovereignty.

Vietnam protests Chinese robbery on South China Sea

Condemning Chinese vessels for robbing Vietnamese property in the South China Sea, Vietnam has demanded action against such crimes.

Vietnam displays fishing vessel sunk by Chinese in Paracel

A damaged fishing vessel has been put on display in Vietnam to remind people of a Chinese attack on fishermen.
May 29, 2019 | 09:50 pm GMT+7

China boat race near Paracels a serious violation of Vietnam’s sovereignty

Vietnam has denounced a recent sailboat race held by China off the Hoang Sa Archipelago as a serious violation of its sovereignty.
May 23, 2019 | 09:00 pm GMT+7

Vietnam rejects China's fishing ban in South China Sea

The foreign ministry has condemned China for violating Vietnam's sovereignty by imposing a unilateral fishing ban in the South China Sea.
May 05, 2019 | 11:29 am GMT+7

Vietnam demands compensation from China for sinking fishing boat

Vietnam wants China to take action against the Chinese vessel that sank a Vietnamese fishing boat and pay compensation to the fishermen.
March 22, 2019 | 09:47 am GMT+7

Chinese ship sinks Vietnamese fishing boat off Paracel Islands

A Chinese vessel rammed and sank a Vietnamese fishing boat off the central coast Wednesday, but its five-member crew was rescued unscathed.
March 07, 2019 | 10:43 am GMT+7

Freedom of navigation a joint responsibility of all nations: Vietnam

Respect international laws and maintain peace, Vietnam says as the U.S. and the U.K. held joint drill in the South China Sea.
January 25, 2019 | 10:48 am GMT+7

45 years on, battle for Paracel Islands shows no signs of ending

Vietnamese fishermen cannot enter a traditional fishing ground off their country’s central coast because of China’s illegal claims over the islands.
January 22, 2019 | 02:07 pm GMT+7

Vietnam says ‘respects’ freedom of navigation as US warship sails near Paracels

Vietnam has said it respects freedom of navigation after a U.S. naval vessel came within 12 nautical miles of the Paracel Islands.
January 10, 2019 | 09:47 am GMT+7

Weather app removes Chinese name for Paracel Islands

Windy has removed the Chinese name for Vietnam’s Paracel Islands from its website and mobile app.
December 19, 2018 | 09:49 am GMT+7

Vietnam to restrict access to app using Chinese name for Paracels

Vietnam will restrict use of weather app Windy because it uses a Chinese name for the Hoang Sa Archipelago.
November 24, 2018 | 11:00 am GMT+7

China's construction activities on Paracel Islands reef condemned

Vietnam's foreign ministry has demanded that China stop its construction activities in the Paracel islands, saying they are a violation of Vietnam's sovereignty.
November 23, 2018 | 08:56 am GMT+7

Weather forecast app angers Vietnam with Chinese name for Paracel Islands

Vietnam is indignant that cell phone weather application Windy calls its Paracel Islands 'Sansha' and has threatened to take actions against it.
November 08, 2018 | 09:36 am GMT+7

Vietnam demands China end celebration of city in flashpoint waters

Vietnam has expressed objection to China's celebrating the founding of a city in the South China Sea, which it calls the East Sea.
August 10, 2018 | 10:41 pm GMT+7
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