Vietnam responds to Chinese aircraft landing at Fiery Cross Reef

VOV.VN - In the current context of international and regional situation, Vietnam requests parties not to take actions that complicate the situation in the East Sea.

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 A satellite image published by ISI
Vietnamese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang made the statement at a press briefing on May 14 while answering reporters’ query regarding Vietnam's reaction to the satellite images published by ImageSat International (ISI) of Israel that held that KJ-500 and KQ-200 surveillance aircraft alongside Z-8 helicopter appeared on Da Chu Thap (Fiery Cross Reef) which belongs to Vietnam's Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagoe.

 “I would like to reaffirm that Vietnam has sufficient historical evidence and legal ground to assert its sovereignty over Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) islands in accordance with international law. All activities of parties in the two islands without the country's permission are null and void,” the official said.