China in war of words with Vietnam

Shot across the bows: a Chinese naval warship

The Chinese government has demanded that Vietnam immediately halt its unilateral oil exploration in the South China Sea in the latest move by Beijing to defend its sovereignty claim over the prospective disputed waters, according to a report.

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