China’s deployment of survey vessel group Haiyang Dizhi-8 to Tu Chinh reef (Vanguard Bank) in Vietnam’s exclusive economic zone (EEZ) has violated international law, Associate Prof. Ryan Martinson of the US Naval War College said in an article recently published on the Republic of Korea (RoK)’s m.newsprime.co.kr website.
VOV.VN - China’s survey vessel Haiyang Dizhi-8 and its escorts have conducted regular oil exploration activities and expanded operations in the Tu Chinh-Vung May or Vanguard Bank region of Vietnam’s exclusive economic zone.
The Tu Chinh reef (internationally known as Vanguard Bank) is located in Vietnam’s 200-nautical-mile exclusive economic zone and completely belongs to the country, defined in line with the 1982 United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (1982 UNCLOS).
The 29th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games has wrapped up in perfect fashion for the Vietnam sporting delegation, with their athletes successfully reaching the target set before the day of departure.
VOV.VN - Anh Vien, Tu Chinh and Nguyen Huu Kim Son are outstanding Vietnamese athletes at the 29th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games in Malaysia.
VOV.VN - Track and field athletes Le Thi Mong Tuyen, Le Tu Chinh, Do Thi Quyen and Nguyen Oanh ran for gold in the women’s 4x100 metre relay today (August 25) at SEA Games 29 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.