March 15, 2017 | 21:58 (GMT+7)
Conference on national sovereignty over seas and islands launched
PANO - The Ho Chi Minh National Academy of Politics organized a conference, themed “Protecting Vietnam’s sovereignty over seas and islands: New context, recommendations and solutions,” on March 14 in Hanoi.
At the conference. Photo: dangcongsan.vn
The conference aimed to share and exchange achievements and lessons together with solutions to enhance the protection of Vietnam's sovereignty over the seas and islands in the context of numerous challenges and difficulties facing the region and the world.
During the conference, delegates discussed three main topics, namely legal foundation and historical evidence of Vietnam’s sovereignty over the seas and islands; effective recommendations and solutions in line with the Party's and State's policies and law in order to firmly protect the national sovereignty over the seas and islands in the current context.
The event was also a practical opportunity for experts and scientists to clarify theoretical and practical aspects of the protection of Vietnam's sovereignty over the seas and islands.
Translated by Hong Thanh