Vietnam opposes China’s military drills in the Paracels

Vietnam opposes China's military drills in the Paracels

China’s military exercises in the Paracels violate Vietnam’s sovereignty and complicate the situation in the East Sea, according to a spokesperson for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. “China’s military drills in the Paracel Islands area seriously violate Vietnam’s sovereignty over …

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Vietnam speaks out about China’s fishing ban in the East Sea

Vietnam speaks out about China's fishing ban in the East Sea

Vietnam asserts that the ban on fishing in the East Sea unilaterally announced by China violates the country’s sovereignty and jurisdiction. “Part of the scope of the fishing ban violates Vietnam’s sovereignty over the Paracel Islands, and Vietnam’s sovereign rights …

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The American destroyer approached the Paracels

The American destroyer approached the Paracels

The US Navy’s USS Benfold has just approached the Paracel Islands under Vietnamese sovereignty illegally occupied by China. Colonel Mark Langford, spokesman for the US Navy’s 7th Fleet, today announced that the guided-missile destroyer USS USS Benfold conducted a freedom …

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