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  1. News - China - MARITIME DISPUTE

    Defiant China moves second oil rig closer to Vietnam, near three other drilling platforms

    Posted Jun 20th 2014, 11:32am by AP

    ... Associated Press in Beijing But Vietnam’s government is not expected to react strongly as it lies far north to the site of recent clashes China says it is moving a second oil rig closer to Vietnam’s coast, showing its determination to press its territorial claims and continue searching for resources in disputed waters despite a tense confrontation with Vietnam over another oil rig ...

  2. News - Asia - MARITIME DISPUTE

    Vietnam’s UN envoy says Beijing refusing dialogue over South China Sea dispute

    Posted Jun 11th 2014, 07:16pm by Andrea Chen, AP

    ... Andrea Chen and Associated Press Hanoi seeks dialogue over Paracel Islands dispute; China denies it sent warships to area Vietnam says China refusing to hold talks Vietnam ... of clashes between Chinese and Vietnamese vessels, and the move sparked anti-Chinese riots in Vietnam. "We want to have negotiations, to have dialogue, or any other means of peaceful settlement ...

  3. News - Asia - MARITIME DISPUTE

    Vietnam urges China to withdraw oil rig from South China Sea

    Posted Jun 11th 2014, 09:50am by Associated Press in New York

    ... Beijing's refusal to discuss the dispute is provocative and raises 'serious concerns', says Vietnam’s UN ambassador Vietnam’s UN ambassador urged China on Tuesday ... to prevent a repetition of the violence. Both Vietnam and China have taken the dispute over the rig to the United Nations, circulating rival documents among the UN General Assembly’s 193 member ...

  4. News - China - MARITIME DISPUTE

    Beijing takes South China Sea oil rig dispute with Vietnam to UN

    Posted Jun 10th 2014, 09:26am

    ... its dispute with Vietnam over its deployment of an oil rig in contested waters to the United Nations on Monday, accusing Hanoi of infringing on its sovereignty and illegally disrupting ... injured. The oil platform is located about 32km from the China-controlled Paracel Islands, which Vietnam also claims, and 278km from the coast of Vietnam. According to the paper, the state-run ...

  5. News - China - MARITIME DISPUTE

    China accuses Vietnam of ramming its ships 1,416 times around disputed oil rig

    Posted Jun 09th 2014, 11:46am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Beijing Foreign ministry says Vietnam's ships have been attempting to break through China’s cordon around disputed islands China has accused Vietnam of ramming its ships ... that while it wants good relations with its southern neighbour, it would not abandon principles to achieve that. Shortly after China brought its oil rig into the area, Vietnam sent a large number ...

  6. News - China - MARITIME DISPUTE

    China criticises Vietnam for lack of compensation after riots

    Posted Jun 07th 2014, 02:58am by Reuters, AFP

    ... Reuters in Beijing and Agence France-Presse in Hanoi China's spokesman demands Vietnam take financial responsibility for the riots that left a trail of death and destruction Hanoi has 'not paid damages for riots' China said yesterday that it had received no compensation from Vietnam for losses incurred during anti-Chinese riots in Vietnam last month, demanding ...

  7. News - Asia - MARITIME DISPUTE

    Six Vietnamese fishermen arrested by Chinese navy near disputed islands

    Posted Jul 04th 2014, 03:59pm by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg Crew of a boat taken back to China, according to Vietnamese report Six Vietnamese fishermen were arrested by Chinese naval ships in disputed waters yesterday, Vietnam’s state ... in a dispute over a Chinese oil rig placed in May off Vietnam’s coast in contested waters. The sea strife has led to frequent skirmishes between Vietnamese and Chinese boats and a diplomatic rupture ...

  8. News - Asia - MARITIME DISPUTE

    Vietnam PM considering legal action against China over territorial dispute

    Posted May 22nd 2014, 11:34am by Reuters and AP

    ... the deployment of a Chinese oil rig to disputed waters in the South China Sea. Dung’s comments, in an exclusive interview with Reuters, are the first time he has suggested Vietnam would take legal measures, a threat that is likely to infuriate Beijing. "Vietnam is considering various defence options, including legal actions in accordance with international law," Dung said ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MARITIME DISPUTE

    Why Vietnam is set on a dangerous course over China's maritime operations

    Posted May 16th 2014, 10:31am by Gong Yingchun

    ... vessels carrying out maritime law-enforcement tasks within the sea areas under China’s jurisdiction. It is true that there is a territorial dispute between China and Vietnam over some islands ... to be done for the waters between China’s Xisha Islands and Vietnam’s coastline. However, the drilling operation by the Chinese company is only 17 miles away from the Zhongjian Island, yet 150 miles ...

  10. News - China - MARITIME DISPUTE

    China warns Vietnam to leave South China Sea drilling area

    Posted May 09th 2014, 02:43am by Teddy Ng

    ... drilling area now, Vietnam told China has demanded that Vietnam withdraw its ships from a part of the disputed South China Sea where a Chinese firm is establishing an oil rig, and accused ... was "shocked" at the "provocations of Vietnam" and vowed the drilling in the disputed Paracel Islands would continue. "Vietnamese vessels are colliding intentionally with Chinese vessels ...




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