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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.

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 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...

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.

China urged to stop preventing fishermen's operations at sea

19:36 09/09/2014

Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Hai Binh on September 9 demanded that China immediately stop actions preventing Vietnamese fishermen operating in the East Sea.

Vietnam slams China's violation of Hoang Sa islands

11:11 04/09/2014

Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Hai Binh on September 4 criticised China's recent decision to launch tours of the Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago of Vietnam, considering it a serious violation of Vietnam's sovereignty.

Most Vietnamese Ukrainians exempted from military service

21:46 28/08/2014

Most young Ukrainian citizens of Vietnamese origin are not called up for military service in Ukraine, said Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Hai Binh.

Senior Politburo member to visit China

12:58 25/08/2014

Le Hong Anh, senior Politburo member and permanent member of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Central Committee's Secretariat, will visit China on August 26-27, aiming to ease tensions and prevent further escalation in the...


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