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Emotions Running High in Vietnam Over China Dispute

Tension is rising in Vietnam with protests reported nationwide amid the country's dispute with Beijing over a Chinese oil drilling platform deployed near the Paracel islands. According to local newspapers in Hanoi, thousands of workers at Hong Kong and Taiwanese factories in South Vietnam were taking to the streets, calling for China to remove a giant state-run oil rig from Vietnamese waters. A hotel at a popular beach town reportedly is refusing Chinese guests, and Vietnamese...

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