Vietnamese and Philippine troops got together on a disputed island in the South China Sea on Sunday to play soccer and volleyball - as well as drink beer - in a display of unity that will not go unnoticed in Beijing.
China fired water cannon at a Vietnamese vessel and damaged another of Hanoi`s ships, state media said Tuesday, in the latest confrontation over disputed waters in the South China Sea.
Vietnamese man is currently undergoing an operation to get 90 kg tumour removed from his right leg.
US showed off its own big-boy super carrier to former enemy Vietnam — one of several smaller Asian nations with jittery nerves amid Beijing`s burgeoning maritime ambitions.
Clashes are common in disputed areas of the sea
claimed by both countries.
The European Union Naval Force says
that Somali pirates have seized a Vietnamese-owned bulk
carrier with 24 crew on board.
More than half of all Vietnamese
wives have been the victim of physical, sexual or emotional
abuse by their partners, a joint study by the government and
the United Nations said on Thursday.
Day in Pics: 1st October
Showbiz World - October 1, 2014
George Clooney - Amal Alamuddin grand Venice wedding