“Vietnam hopes that China contributes to boosting the two nations’ relations and maintaining peace, security and stability in the region.”
Vietnam has again turned down the territorial claims over its Truong Sa (Spratly) Islands made recently by a Chinese foreign ministry spokesman.
|Spokeswoman Le Thi Thu Hang of the Vietnamese Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Photo: MOFA|
Vietnam “totally dismisses all statements made by Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Geng Shuang on November 8 on the Spratly Islands which are Vietnamese territorial waters,” Spokeswoman Le Thi Thu Hang of the Vietnamese Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement released Wednesday [November 13].