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Get vessels out of Vietnamese waters, Vietnam tells China again

Vietnam has asked China to withdraw its oil survey vessel and escorts from Vietnamese waters for the second time in a week.

Vietnam condemns repeat infringement by Chinese survey vessel

China’s repeated infringement of Vietnamese waters is counterproductive to regional peace and stability, Vietnam’s Foreign Ministry spokeswoman said.

Chinese oil survey vessel leaves Vietnamese waters

A Chinese oil survey vessel and its escorts that have infringed on Vietnamese exclusive economic zone (EEZ) since early July left on Wednesday.
August 08, 2019 | 04:31 pm GMT+7

Vietnam asserts respect for legal freedom of navigation at sea

Vietnam respects legal freedom of navigation at sea, its Foreign Ministry stated Thursday, referring to a U.S. carrier's actions in South China Sea.
August 08, 2019 | 08:28 pm GMT+7

Vietnam protests South China Sea distortion in Chinese history books

Vietnam has strongly protested the upcoming release of Chinese history books that incorrectly say the South China Sea was "part of China".
August 08, 2019 | 07:48 pm GMT+7

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.
August 07, 2019 | 09:14 pm GMT+7

Vietnam Deputy PM’s East Sea comments gather broad support

Vietnamese Deputy PM won the support of many countries for his ‘direct, sincere and amicable’ East Sea comments at the ASEAN meeting this week.
August 03, 2019 | 07:20 pm GMT+7

Vietnam tells China to contain conflicts at sea

Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh called for efforts to avoid complicating the situation on the East Sea as he met his Chinese counterpart Thursday.
August 02, 2019 | 06:51 am GMT+7

Pompeo criticizes China after meeting top diplomat in Bangkok

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday criticized China’s actions in Asia after meeting his Chinese counterpart.
August 01, 2019 | 11:03 pm GMT+7

‘Hold China to account,’ US senators urge Secretary of State

Four senators have called for a regional consensus with the U.S.’s allies and partners to end Chinese infringements in the South China Sea.
July 31, 2019 | 03:40 pm GMT+7

Fisheries society demands Chinese ships leave Vietnamese waters pronto

The Vietnam Fisheries Society has demanded that a Chinese oil survey vessel and its escorts, now operating in the East Sea, leave immediately.
July 30, 2019 | 07:55 pm GMT+7

Russian jurist urges Vietnam to seek international support on South China Sea

With Chinese ships infringing on its waters, a Russian law expert says Vietnam should seek the international community's support to protect its rights.
July 25, 2019 | 11:30 am GMT+7

Vietnam demands China withdraw ships from its waters

Vietnam's Foreign Ministry on Friday slammed Chinese survey ship's violation of its exclusive economic zone and continental shelf.
July 19, 2019 | 08:49 pm GMT+7

Vietnam says keeping close watch on China's missile tests

Vietnam has requested efforts to maintain peace and security in the South China Sea following the U.S.’s criticism over China’s missile tests.
July 04, 2019 | 05:28 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
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