Politics

China intentionally misquotes Vietnam’s diplomatic letter

China recently intentionally misquoted a diplomatic letter of late Prime Minister Pham Van Dong, addressed to China on September 14, 1958, with the aim of distorting the truth of Vietnam’s sovereignty over Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagos, the Government news portal said on May 25.
China still keeps over 90 ships around oil rig Society

China still keeps over 90 ships around oil rig

China still maintained over 90 vessels of various kinds around its oil rig Haiyang Shiyou – 981 which is illegally standing in Vietnam’s continental shelf and exclusive economic zone, reported the Vietnam Coast Guard on May 19.
Mexican parliamentarians back Vietnam in East Sea issue Politics

Mexican parliamentarians back Vietnam in East Sea issue

Members of the Mexico – Vietnam Friendship Parliamentary Group (MVFFG) and Mexican Chamber of Deputies have expressed their support to Vietnam’s legitimate rights and criticised China’s wrongful acts in Vietnam’s continental shelf and exclusive economic zone.
World

China’s behaviour in East Sea worries more foreign nations

Australia, Singapore and organisations based in Mongolia and the UK have expressed their deep concern over China’s illegal dispatch of its oil rig Haiyang Shiyou-981 and ships to Vietnam’s continental shelf and exclusive economic zone.
Politics

Vietnamese in Bulgaria condemn China’s actions

About 250 overseas Vietnamese in Bulgaria gathered at a meeting on May 13 to protest China ’s illegal placement of its Haiyang Shiyou-981 oil rig in Vietnam ’s exclusive economic zone and continental shelf.
Vietnamese people in UK protest China’s actions Politics

Vietnamese people in UK protest China’s actions

The executive board of the Vietnamese Association in the UK at a meeting on May 14 expressed their support to the Vietnamese Government in safeguarding the country’s sovereignty and rebuked China for violating Vietnam’s waters.
Coast Guard, Fisheries Surveillance forces ensure safety for fishermen Politics

Coast Guard, Fisheries Surveillance forces ensure safety for fishermen

Ships of the Vietnam Coast Guard and Fisheries Surveillance Force have persistently stayed at the site of China’s Haiyang Shiyou-981 oil rig to demand its withdrawal out of Vietnam’s exclusive economic zone and continental shelf as well as to ensure safety for Vietnamese fishermen operating in the area.