Beijing sends evacuation ships to Vietnam (27)

Times of India 2014.05.18 11:56
AP | May 18, 2014, 08.50 AM IST BEIJING: China on Sunday dispatched five ships to Vietnam to speed up the evacuation of its citizens following deadly anti-Chinese riots over Beijing's deployment of an oil rig in waters claimed by both countries. The first ship departed Sunday morning from the southern island of Hainan, according to the official Xinhua News Agency.
VIETNAM, RIG, CHINA, HANOI, PROTEST, RIOT, VN, China, TW, PH, USA