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Hoang Sa archipelago

Vietnam condemns China’s illegal activities in Hoang Sa, Truong Sa

Politics

Vietnam condemns China’s illegal activities in Hoang Sa, Truong Sa

Vietnam demanded China to immediately end illegal activities in the areas of Vietnam’s Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagos, to respect the Southeast Asian country’s sovereignty over the archipelagoes and not to carry out any activity that increase tensions and complicate the situation in the region.

China asked to respect Vietnam’s sovereignty over Hoang Sa

Politics

China asked to respect Vietnam’s sovereignty over Hoang Sa

China’s announcement of launching a live-fire drill in Vietnam’s Hoang Sa (Paracel) Archipelago is a serious violation of Vietnam’s sovereignty over the archipelago, threatening peace and stability in the region and the East Sea, said Foreign Ministry’s Spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang on September 5.

First storm formed in East Sea

Society

First storm formed in East Sea

A tropical low pressure the East Sea on June 11 grew into a tropical storm – the first in the sea this year, according to the National Hydro-meteorological Forecasting Centre.

Old documents said to back Vietnam isle claims

Society

Old documents said to back Vietnam isle claims

Tran Duc Anh Sơn, Deputy Director of the Institute for Socio-Economic Development (ISED) in Da Nang, on January 19 donated to Hoang Sa district several documents and old maps that clearly establish Vietnam’s sovereignty over the Hoang Sa and Truong Sa archipelagos.