Vietnamese in Canada donate $9,300 for Vietnam coast guard

July 07, 2014/Vietnam News – Vietnamese communities in Ottawa and Vancouver, Canada, donated 10,000 CAD (US$9,300) to Vietnamese coast guard and fishery surveillance forces and fishermen who are protecting Viet Nam’s sovereignty right and jurisdiction in its continental shelf and exclusive economic zone.

Vietnamese Ambassador to Canada in Ottawa To Anh Dung and Consul General in Vancouver Tran Quang Dung collected the donations during briefings on July 5.

An estimated 300 members of Calgary’s Vietnamese community took to the steps of Calgary’s Municipal Building on Sunday afternoon in a show of support for Vietnam’s sovereignty. CTV NEWS Calgary

An estimated 300 members of Calgary’s Vietnamese community took to the steps of Calgary’s Municipal Building in a show of support for Vietnam’s sovereignty. CTV NEWS Calgary

Ambassador To Anh Dung also updated the Vietnamese community about Viet Nam’s response to China’s aggressive acts. Many voiced support for the Vietnamese state and government’s firm and cautious stance.

Similar events will soon be held in Montreal and Toronto

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