Vietnam protests China’s activities in South China Sea

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Vietnam's foreign ministry spokesman Le Hai Binh answers questions from journalists regarding Vietnam's reaction to the international tribunal rules against China claims in the South China Sea, at a media conference in Hanoi, Vietnam, 14 July 2016.

Vietnam protests China’s activities in South China Sea


Vietnam has protested China's recent activities in the disputed South China Sea saying they seriously violate Vietnamese sovereignty.

Chinese state media reported that two Chinese civilian aircraft on Wednesday landed successfully on two newly built airstrips on Mischief and Subi reefs and that China has completed four light houses and is launching the fifth on reefs in the region.

Vietnam Foreign Ministry spokesman Le Hai Binh told reporters that those actions have seriously violated Viet...


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