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Hanoi Says Chinese Ships Ram, Sink Vietnamese Fishing Boat

Vietnam says a Chinese vessel has rammed and sunk a Vietnamese fishing boat in the disputed South China Sea, near where Beijing has placed an oil rig.   Hanoi maritime officials say 10 fishermen had to be rescued after their boat was struck Monday by the Chinese fishing vessel.   China has not commented on the incident, which occurred about 30 kilometers from where Beijing has stationed the massive, state-run oil rig.   Vietnamese and Chinese boats have repeatedly...

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