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Book on Vietnamese sovereignty published in Japan

Book on Vietnamese sovereignty published in Japan

VOV.VN - A book detailing the nation’s sovereignty over the Hoang Sa (Paracel) islands, and Truong Sa (Spratly) islands, has been translated into Japanese and has gone on to be published in the Far East country.

Vietnam opposes Chinese military drills around Paracel Islands

Vietnam opposes Chinese military drills around Paracel Islands

VOV.VN - The Vietnamese Ministry of Foreign Affairs on July 2 voiced strong opposition to China’s military exercises around Vietnam’s Hoang Sa (Paracel) Islands, and requested that the northern neighbour halt similar actions in the future.

Typhoon Nuri strengthens, heavy downpours expected

Typhoon Nuri strengthens, heavy downpours expected

VOV.VN - After forming in the East Sea late on June 12 Typhoon Nuri is rapidly gaining strength and is on course to make landfall in southern China on June 14, triggering heavy downpours and rough seas in local areas, including the north of the country.

Vietnam raises voice over US letter to UN regarding East Sea

Vietnam raises voice over US letter to UN regarding East Sea

VOV.VN - Vietnam has registered their interest after several member states of the United Nations circulated documents expressing their view regarding the recent situation in the East Sea, internationally known as South China Sea.

Vietnam voices objection to China’s vegetable cultivation

Vietnam voices objection to China’s vegetable cultivation

VOV.VN - All activities in the Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagos without Vietnam’s permission is a violation of Vietnam’s sovereignty and international law, has said Foreign Ministry vice spokesman Doan Khac Viet.

Vietnam rejects China’s “Four Sha” claims in East Sea

Vietnam rejects China’s "Four Sha" claims in East Sea

In late 2019 and early 2020 China announced its “Four-Sha” sovereignty claims over the East Sea in two diplomatic notes sent to the UN Secretary-General, with the aim of replacing the so-called “nine-dash line” that had been previously rejected by the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA).

Vietnam refutes China’s fishing ban in East Sea

Vietnam refutes China’s fishing ban in East Sea

VOV.VN - Vietnam has sufficient historical and legal evidence to assert its sovereignty over the Paracel (Hoang Sa) and Spratly (Truong Sa) archipelagoes in the East Sea ( internationally known as South China Sea).

International community denounces China’s behaviors in East Sea

International community denounces China’s behaviors in East Sea

VOV.VN - Vietnam and the international community have strongly opposed a brazen decision by the Chinese Ministry of Civil Affairs to establish new districts called “Xisha” and “Nansha” in “Sansha city” to administer the Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagos, which are part of Vietnam’s sovereign territory.

US condemns China's recent actions in East Sea

US condemns China's recent actions in East Sea

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on April 23 criticised recent actions of China in the East Sea, including its announcement of the establishment of “Xisha district” (Vietnam’s Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago) and “Nansha district” (Vietnam’s Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago) within the so-called “Sansha city,” and China coast guard vessel's sinking of a Vietnamese fishing boat.