Protests in Vietnam against China amid tensions

Protesters called for China to stop entering Vietnamese waters in the South China Sea.

US asks China to lower tensions in South China Sea

China is angry over the United States` support of Southeast Asian countries.

China to boost coastal forces amid sea tensions

China will boost its coastal forces by adding ships and 6,000 personnel by 2020, state media said.

China accuses Vietnam in escalating sea tensions

China has quarrelled with both Vietnam and the Philippines in recent weeks over maritime claims.