Wang Min

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A sinking Vietnamese boat that was allegedly rammed by Chinese vessels near disputed Paracel Islands, near a marine guard ship, at Ly Son island, Quang Ngai province, on May 29th. The incident occurred on May 26th, when 40 Chinese fishing boats surrounded a group of Vietnamese vessels that were operating near the Paracel islands. Photograph: Bich Tram/EPA

A largely unpopulated archipelago administered by China but claimed by Vietnam, the Paracel Islands have become the flashpoint in an increasingly agg(...)

Syrian children play outside their tent at a refugee camp in the town of Bar Elias in Lebanon’s Bekaa valley. Russia and China have vetoed a resolution to refer the situation in Syria to the International Criminal Court for possible prosecution of war crimes and crimes against humanity committed during the country’s three-year civil war.  Photograph: Caren Firouz/Reuters

Russia and China vetoed yesterday a resolution to refer the situation in Syria to the International Criminal Court for possible prosecution of war cri(...)