Paracel Islands

    May 14, 2014  

    Judy Woodruff talks to Kenneth Lieberthal of the Brookings Institution and Gordon Chang, a columnist, about the historical rupture and motives underlying a dispute over a Chinese oil rig placed in waters claimed by Vietnam. Continue reading

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    May 14, 2014  

    Rioters targeted foreign-owned industrial sites near Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. They looted, vandalized and set on fire factories they believed were Chinese-run, part of an escalating territorial struggle with China. Vietnamese anger has flared since the Chinese began operating an oil rig in disputed waters near the Paracel Islands. Judy Woodruff reports. Continue reading