East Sea

Viet Nam resolutely refutes illegal claims in East Sea: Spokeswoman

As repeatedly affirmed, Viet Nam has full legal basis and historical evidence to assert its sovereignty over Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) in accordance with international law, as well as its sovereignty, sovereign rights and jurisdiction over its maritime zones established in line with the 1982 United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS).