Vietnamese in Japan oppose China’s illegal acts Society

Vietnamese in Japan oppose China’s illegal acts

About 200 Vietnamese people in Hiroshima and neighbouring localities in Japan on July 13 took to the street to protest China’s illegal placement of its drilling rig Haiyang Shiyou-981 in Vietnam’s waters.
China keeps intimidating Vietnamese law enforcement ships Society

China keeps intimidating Vietnamese law enforcement ships

China on July 7 used up to 110 ships of various types, including four military ships to defend the oil rig Haiyang Shiyou-981, which is standing illegally in Vietnam’s exclusive economic zone and continental shelf, and prevent Vietnamese law enforcement ships from operating in their national waters.
Politics

La Francophonie appeals for international law respect in East Sea

The Permanent Council of the International Organisation of La Francophonie (OIF) at its 92th meeting in Paris, France, issued a document voicing concerns about the current East Sea tension between Vietnam and China and calling upon all sides to solve disputes through dialogue and peaceful measures.
Chinese fleet bully Vietnam’s ships near illegal rig Politics

Chinese fleet bully Vietnam’s ships near illegal rig

On July 4, China maintained the presence of five battleships, 48 coast guard, 15 cargo vessels and four tugboats around drilling rig Haiyang Shiyou-981 that has been illegally standing in Vietnam’s waters since early May, according to the Vietnam Fisheries Surveillance Department.
Society

Ex-youth volunteers condemn China’s illegal acts in East Sea

The Ex-Youth Volunteers’ Association has strongly opposed China’s illegal placement of its Haiyang Shiyou-981 oil rig in Vietnam’s continent shelf and exclusive economic zone, expressing its deep concern about China’s wrong acts that threaten peace, stability, security and navigation and aviation freedom in the East Sea.
Politics

Mexico meeting rebukes China for illegal acts

The Mexico – Vietnam Friendship and Cooperation Institute (MVCFI) on June 25 held a meeting in front of the Chinese Embassy in Mexico City to protest China’s illegal stationing of the oil rig Haiyang Shiyou-981 in Vietnam’s continental shelf and exclusive economic zone.