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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.

Hanoi assists construction of cultural house on Truong Sa

Hanoi assists construction of cultural house on Truong Sa

The Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF)'s Hanoi chapter on July 2 presented VND38 billion (US$1,640) to the Vietnam People’s Navy High Command to help build a multipurpose cultural house in Truong Sa (Spratly) island district, Khanh Hoa province.

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.

Music gala held in honour of Truong Sa soldiers

Music gala held in honour of Truong Sa soldiers

VOV.VN - The eighth annual music gala known as “Xuan Truong Sa”, or “spring in the Spratly Islands” in English, was held at the Au Co Theatre in Hanoi on January 16 as a way of commemorating the relationship between the nation’s mainland and the islands.

Naval ships bearing Tet gifts brings joy to soldiers at sea

Naval ships bearing Tet gifts brings joy to soldiers at sea

VOV.VN - An array of Tet gifts such as apricots, kumquat trees, sticky rice, and la dong, also known as dong leaves, are among the presents being brought to soldiers who are currently serving a tour of duty at sea by a delegation sent from the mainland.