VOV.VN - China has recently stepped up its illegal claims in the East Sea but a number of countries have voiced their support for freedom of navigation, rejected China’s claims in the East Sea, and called for international law to be upheld.
VOV.VN - The Vietnamese Ministry of Foreign Affairs on July 16 made comments on China’s recent East Sea claims tweets, saying the respect for international law must be observed in the region.
VOV.VN - Vietnamese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang has responded to the US stance on claims in the East Sea, internationally known as the South China Sea.
VOV.VN - The US Department of State on July 13 released a statement, rejecting China’s claims to offshore resources across most of the South China Sea (known as East Sea in Vietnam) and its bullying campaign, describing them ‘completely unlawful’.
VOV.VN - The 36th ASEAN Summit held in Hanoi on June 26 released the Chairman’s Statement, affirming the grouping’s determination to enhance unity, cooperation and solidarity to overcome difficulties caused by the COVID-19 pandemic and realize the goal of building the ASEAN Community by 2025.
VOV.VN - The pathway to settle the ongoing sovereignty disputes in the East Sea, also known as the South China Sea, requires the close co-operation of concerned parties in order to press China into stopping their illegal activities in the sea, a leading security expert from the Unites States has suggested.
VOV.VN - A U.S. Navy ship on May 12 conducted presence operations near Panamanian flagged drillship, West Capella, in the South China Sea, known as the East Sea in Vietnam.
VOV.VN - Several US senators on April 11 issued a statement criticizing China for sinking a Vietnamese fishing vessel and deploying military aircraft in the East Sea (internationally known as the South China Sea) alongside other activities.
Vietnam should make greater efforts to get stronger support from the international community in the South China Sea (called the East Sea in Vietnam) issues and hold more activities similar to South China Sea International Conferences, a leading foreign expert has suggested.
Vietnam Customs has decided not to destroy a Volkswagen car imported for the Vietnam Motor Show containing a map with China’s controversial nine-dash line.
VOV.VN -US Vice President Pence has delivered a speech criticizing China for having strong-armed Vietnam in the East Sea (internationally known as South China Sea) from drilling for oil and natural gas off Vietnam’s shores.
Ely Ratner, former Deputy National Security Advisor to former Vice President Joe Biden has posted on his Twitter a letter of four US senators opposing China’s actions in the South China Sea and urging Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to ensure that China’s aggressive and expansionist behavior in the South China Sea is a top priority in his discussions at the ASEAN Regional Forum in Bangkok.
VOV.VN - Ocean governance strategies took the centre stage at the first dialogue in Hanoi on December 4 on the East Sea internationally known as the South China Sea.
A tropical depression and the third storm of the year have formed over the East Sea, according to the National Center for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting (NCHMF).
VOV.VN - The eighth International Conference on the East Sea, internationally called the South China Sea, concluded in the central coastal city of Nha Trang, Khanh Hoa province on November 15.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte announced his "separation" from the United States on October 20, declaring he had realigned with China as the two agreed to resolve their South China Sea dispute through talks.
Japan will step up its activity in the contested South China Sea through joint training patrols with the United States and bilateral and multilateral exercises with regional navies, Japanese Defense Minister Tomomi Inada said on September 15.
The Philippines said on September 7 it was "gravely concerned" that Chinese boats were preparing to build structures at a disputed shoal in the South China Sea, shattering an appearance of cordiality at an Asian summit in Laos.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will hold talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping on September 5, the Japanese government said, the first such meeting in more than a year as Asia's two largest countries are locked in a territorial dispute.