Sam - Hang Tran

Vietnamese People Take to The Streets To Protest China’s Abusive Behaviour Toward Vietnam

In Uncategorized on May 11, 2014 at 11:09 am

Peace and Freedom

.

 
 A crowd gathers in front of the Chinese Consulate-General on Hai Ba Trung Street in HCMC

A crowd held a peaceful demonstration in Ho Chi Minh City on Saturday to protest China’s deployment of a giant drilling rig and a fleet of ships, including military ones, into Vietnamese waters.

Starting at 9 a.m., the crowd gathered in front of the Chinese Consulate-General on Hai Ba Trung Street in District 1 with banners written in Vietnamese, English and Chinese, demanding China withdraw its rig from the waters in the Hoang Sa (Paracel) Islands over which Vietnam claims sovereignty .
.
.
Some of the banners included: “China violated international laws!” and “Hoang Sa-Truong Sa belong to Vietnam.”
The people marched along Hai Ba Trung Street, sang Vietnam’s national anthem and shouted in protest of China’s violations.
The demonstration ended at around 9:40 this morning.
In 1974, taking advantage of the…

View original post 394 more words

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: