China demanded to respect Vietnam’s sovereignty over Hoang Sa archipelago

China demanded to respect Vietnam’s sovereignty over Hoang Sa archipelago

Spokeswoman of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Le Thi Thu Hang emphasized the demand that China respect Vietnam’s sovereignty while replying to reporters’ questions about China’s three-month fishing ban in the East Sea, including the waters of Vietnam, on April 29.


Treasured maps show Paracels and Spratlys belong to Vietnam

Treasured maps show Paracels and Spratlys belong to Vietnam

The Hoang Sa Museum, on the coast of Son Tra peninsula, Da Nang City, is a unique site preserving documents and other artefacts about Vietnam’s sovereignty over the Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagos.
Tribute ritual is held to commemorate Hoang Sa soldiers.

Ritual commemorating soldiers of ancient Hoang Sa Flotilla held

The annual “Le khao le the linh Hoang Sa” (Feast and Commemoration Festival for Hoang Sa Soldiers) ceremony was held in An Hai communal temple, Ly Son Island, in the central coastal province of Quang Ngai on April 19 with the participation of a large number of local residents.
Vietnamese fishing boats - Illustrative image (Photo: VNA)

China demanded to compensate Vietnamese fishermen

Vietnam has lodged an official complaint with China following the sinking of a Vietnamese fishing vessel near the former’s Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago, spokeswoman of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Le Thi Thu Hang said on April 3.