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Tensions Remain High in Vietnam Following Attacks on Foreign Factories

Tensions remain high in southern Vietnam after thousands of people rampaged through foreign-owned factories to protest a Chinese oil rig in waters of the South China Sea. In southern Binh Duong province, thousands of workers walked off their jobs late Tuesday and took part in mass anti-China rallies. Later, mobs torched and looted more than a dozen factories, including some owned by Korean and Taiwanese firms. Many factories in the area remained closed Wednesday, as riot police tried...

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