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Chinese Song Causes Embarrassment in Vietnam

A Chinese anthem played during a nationally televised gathering of senior Vietnamese officials this week has become fodder for online activists. Senior officials, including President Truong Tan Sang and Defense Minister Phung Quang Thanh, gathered Monday at the Ministry of Defense to see a patriotic musical show. But when Sang walked onto the stage to give the opening speech, the Chinese patriotic song "Ode to Motherland" played while a national audience watched from...

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