The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of China for the first time released photos of Vietnam ship hitting Chinese marine surveillance vessel on June 14, 2014. These photos also recorded how Chinese ship salvage obstacles deliberately placed by Vietnam side. (Source: fmprc.gov.cn)
Truth about South China Sea dispute: expert
BEIJING, June 14 (Xinhua) -- Vietnam says it has evidence to prove its claim in the South China Sea but is ignoring its own historical documents that vindicate China's position, Ling Dequan, a researcher with Center for World Affairs Studies affiliated to Xinhua, said on Saturday. Full Story
China refutes Vietnam's accusations, citing historical facts
BEIJING, June 13 (Xinhua) -- China on Friday rebutted Vietnam's accusations and urged the Vietnamese side to immediately stop all forms of disruptions of China's operations. Yi Xianliang, deputy director-general of the Department of Boundary and Ocean Affairs of the Foreign Ministry, made the remarks at a media briefing on the latest development of a Chinese company's oil platform operations to the south of the Zhongjian Island of the Xisha Islands.