7 die in shooting at China-Vietnam border

A Chinese man who was being repatriated from Vietnam along with 15 other migrants seized a gun from a border guard today, triggering a gunfight and standoff in which five Chinese and two Vietnamese guards died, Vietnam`s government said.

Flooding leaves 70 boats missing on China-Vietnam

Typhoon Son-Tinh brought strong wind and downpours, sinking six boats and causing another 70 to go missing in a China-Vietnam border river.