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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.

Vietnam refutes China’s sovereign claims in East Sea

Vietnam refutes China’s sovereign claims in East Sea

VOV.VN - Vietnam has circulated a note at the United Nations rejecting China’s sovereign claims over the Paracel and Spratly archipelagoes in the East Sea and reasserted both groups of islands are under Vietnam’s sovereignty.

China’s administrative activity in East Sea null and void

China’s administrative activity in East Sea null and void

VOV.VN - China recently announced the establishment of two districts to govern two major groups of islands and their adjacent waters in the East Sea. The move appears to be null and void taking into consideration the fundamental principle of international law.

Vietnam not alone in East Sea issue: Russian experts

Vietnam not alone in East Sea issue: Russian experts

Russian researchers studying the East Sea issues have opposed Chinese coast guard ship’s hitting and sinking of Vietnamese fishing vessel QNg 90617 TS in the waters of Vietnam’s Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago, saying that that the international community will support Vietnam.

Vietnam requests China not complicate East Sea situation

Vietnam requests China not complicate East Sea situation

VOV.VN - The Ministry of Vietnam on April 3 voiced its opposition to China after one of the Vietnamese fishing vessels was sunk by a Chinese vessel in the East Sea, and asked China not to complicate the situation in the waters.

Vietnam fine-tunes maritime laws

Vietnam fine-tunes maritime laws

VOV.VN - Since Vietnam joined the 1982 UN Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS), it has developed and fine-tuned laws on maritime issues creating a legal framework for fishery exploitation, management and protection to boost local socio-economic development and strengthen Vietnam’s relations with other countries.

Coastal localities told to prepare for impact of storm No. 5

Coastal localities told to prepare for impact of storm No. 5

VOV.VN - The Standing Office of the Central Steering Committee on Natural Disaster Prevention and Control requested on August 31 that coastal areas from Quang Ninh to Khanh Hoa take measures in order to deal with the potential impact of the tropical depression which is likely to strengthen into storm No. 5.