• 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 15, 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)