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Experts: Chinese acts in East Sea run counter to international law

Experts: Chinese acts in East Sea run counter to international law

Following China’s announcement of the establishment of the so-called “Xisha district” (in Vietnam’s Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago) and “Nansha district” (in Vietnam’s Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago) within “Sansha city”, international experts have condemned the move, saying it breaks international law.

Japan concerned over China's establishment of districts in East Sea

Japan concerned over China's establishment of districts in East Sea

Japanese Minister of Foreign Affairs Toshimitsu Motegi has voiced his concerns over China’s establishment of districts to administer the Paracel (Vietnam’s Hoang Sa archipelago) and Spratly islands (Vietnam’s Truong Sa archipelago) in the East Sea (internationally known as the South China Sea), Japan’s Kyodo News reported.

Russian experts hail Vietnam’s actions on East Sea issue

Russian experts hail Vietnam’s actions on East Sea issue

Vietnam has taken correct and timely action on the East Sea issue by sending a diplomatic note to the UN Secretary General to oppose China's claim over the East Sea and assert Vietnam’s sovereignty over the Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagos, according to Russian international law researchers and experts.

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.

FM spokesperson asks China to respect Vietnam’s sovereignty in East Sea

FM spokesperson asks China to respect Vietnam’s sovereignty in East Sea

VOV.VN - A Foreign Ministry spokesperson on March 26 requested that China respect Vietnam’s sovereignty over its territory in the East Sea following the northern neighbour putting into operation two research stations on Vietnam’s Truong Sa also known as the Spratly archipelago.

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.

3,000 OV enterprises invest US$4 billion in Vietnam

3,000 OV enterprises invest US$4 billion in Vietnam

VOV.VN - The State Commission on Overseas Vietnamese (SCOV) held a meeting with the press in Hanoi on December 26 during which they unveiled the results of the commission’s activities during the year and the major activities which are being planned for 2020.