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Argentine Council hosts East Sea seminar

Recent tensions in the East Sea after China’s illegal placement of its oil rig in Vietnam’s water were the topic of a seminar recently held by the Asian Commission of the Argentine Council for International Relations.

Hoang Sa-Truong Sa seminar in German media spotlight

 Finanzen.net – one of Germany’s largest financial e-portals on July 9 reported on an international seminar on Vietnam’s Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagos which was held in the central city of Danang from June 19-21.

China makes things difficult for itself: US Professor

 Professor Jerome Cohen from New York University’s School of Law says China should enter negotiations  and settle the current territorial dispute peacefully or it will make things difficult for itself.

Austria workshop examines East Sea tensions

 East Sea tensions were hotly debated at a recent workshop in capital Vienna where scholars shed light on the current situation and suggested solutions to the territorial dispute.

Over 100 scholars attend East Sea seminar in Danang

 Increased tensions and solutions to the territorial dispute over the Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagos in the East Sea will be hotly debated at a seminar in Danang on June 20-21.

Political News Headlines 15/6

 NA passes amended health insurance law; Vietnam backs Cambodian sappers; Senior military officials visit Cambodia; Seminar on US-Japan ties and Southeast Asia; East Sea seminar held in South Africa

Vietnam joins UN Convention against Torture

 Human rights major priority for Viet Nam; Hanoi to host int’l East Sea seminar; Vietnam becomes 81st signatory to UNCAT; Namibia President to visit Vietnam

Vietnam attends East Sea seminar in Australia

 VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnam has made clear the process of claiming for its sovereignty in the East Sea during a recent East Sea-related seminar in Australia.