Asia

    • Protesters targeted an industrial area in Binh Duong. The crowd set everything on fire, from materials, computers, equipments to other machines.
    • Protesters set truck on fire during a protest against China in the southern province of Binh Duong.
    • Protesters gathered at Amata Industrial Park, Bien Hoa City, Dong Nai Province, Vietnam.
    • Protesters gathered at Amata Industrial Park, Bien Hoa City, Dong Nai Province, Vietnam.
    • A foreign company displays banner supporting Vietnam in Dong Nai.
    • A factory in Binh Duong was set on fire. Banner says “We love Vietnam. Please protect our rice bowl."
    • A factory in Binh Duong was set on fire. Banner says “We love Vietnam. Please protect our rice bowl."
    • Protesters gathered at Amata Industrial Park, Bien Hoa City, Dong Nai Province, Vietnam.
    • Protesters gathered at Amata Industrial Park, Bien Hoa City, Dong Nai Province, Vietnam.
    • A banner says “Our company is not a Chinese company” in Binh Duong.

    Factories Torched in Anti-China Protests in Vietnam

    Published May 14, 2014

    Anti-China mobs torched up to 15 foreign-owned factories and trashed many more in southern Vietnam amid rising anger over a Chinese oil drilling platform deployed near the Paracel islands. (Courtesy photos taken in Binh Duong & Dong Nai Province)


    You May Like

    Video As Refugees Perish, Greek Graveyards Fill

    Before burial at overflowing cemeteries, unidentified dead being swapped for DNA, in case some day relatives come to learn their fate

    Russian Opposition Leader Sues Putin for Conflict of Interest

    Alexei Navalny tells VOA in exclusive interview why transfer of $2 billion from country’s wealth fund to company with ties to President Putin’s son-in-law triggered lawsuit

    Clinton, Sanders Fight for African American Votes

    Some African American lawmakers lining up to support Clinton in face of perceived surge by Sanders in race for Democratic nomination in presidential campaign