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China's run-way construction in Hoang Sa is unlawful: Spokesperson

09:24 10/10/2014

China's efforts to construct a 2,000m airstrip on Phu Lam island in Vietnam's Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago are unfounded and do not alter the fact that Vietnam holds indisputable sovereign rights over the archipelago, Foreign...

China's runway construction violates Vietnam's sovereignty

23:44 09/10/2014

The construction of an airstrip by China on Phu Lam island has seriously violated Vietnam's sovereignty over Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Hai Binh said on October 9.

Measures taken to search for lost ship

09:43 08/10/2014

Vietnamese agencies are exerting efforts to search for an oil tanker with 18 people on board that went missing after leaving Singapore for Vietnam several days ago.

Vietnam's stance on Hong Kong demonstrations

18:26 02/10/2014

Vietnam hopes that the Hong Kong government will take appropriate measures to stabilize the situation soon and protect the people and property as well as the legal rights of Vietnamese citizens and businesses in Hong Kong.

Vietnam backs international efforts to fight terrorism

21:11 25/09/2014

Vietnam supports the efforts undertaken by the international community to combat all forms of terrorism, including acts of violence and extremism, Spokesperson of the Foreign Ministry Le Hai Binh declared during a press.

Vietnam ready to take fishermen protection measures

19:10 25/09/2014

Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Hai Binh has reiterated the Vietnamese Government's readiness to launch necessary measures to protect fishermen's normal activities in traditional fishing grounds at a regular Foreign Ministry...

Syria: US begins air strikes on Islamic State targets

17:05 24/09/2014

The US and five Arab allies have launched the first strikes against Islamic State (IS) militants in Syria.

Vietnam condemns China's unilateral actions in Truong Sa

18:10 11/09/2014

Any unilateral actions by foreign countries to change the status quo on Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago are a serious violation of Vietnam's sovereignty, affirmed Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Hai Binh.

China told to explain attacks on fishermen

13:50 10/09/2014

China has been asked to deal with the beating and robbery of Vietnamese fishermen by its forces in the East Sea.

Indian President to pay visit to Vietnam

13:50 10/09/2014

The President of India, Pranab Mukherjee, will pay a State visit to Viet Nam from September 14-17, the Foreign Ministry announced yesterday.


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