Protesters torch Chinese factories in Vietnam after South China Sea dispute escalated

May 15, 2014

The Hong Kong government issued an amber travel warning for Vietnam after protesters there vandalised hundreds of foreign-owned factories and torched at least 15 of them. The riots followed a large protest by workers on Tuesday against China's recent placement of an oil rig in disputed waters around the Paracel Islands in the South China Sea. Read the full story here.

 

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