East Sea disputes need to be resolved through peaceful means: Spokeswoman
|Patrol boat near Da Thi island. (Source: VNA)|
Spokesperson Hang made the remarks regarding Vietnam's standpoint on the occasion of the 7th anniversary of the Arbitral Tribunal Ruling on the East Sea.
The Spokesperson stated Vietnam once again reaffirms its sovereignty over the Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) in compliance with international law, and its legitimate rights over its maritime zones established in accordance with the UNCLOS.