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    People in Hanoi are very interested i this serious problem.

    Early morning, lots of citizen come?

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    GV's Hanoi chinatown; newspaper stand with many anxious Chinese buying newspapers with story of chinese allegations against Vietnem; government press conference (5/6) held by chinese to say that they have not been discriminated against, though some Chinese have left of their own accord; meeting of about 500 chinese, most of whom agree with Vietnamese statements that Chinese allegations of discrimination are untrue.


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    Background: People in Hanoi are very interested i this serious problem.

    Early morning, lots of citizen come together to buy the news-in papers (Nhan Dan, Quang Doi Nhan Dan, Hanoi Moi).

    On the 5th of June, the press conference for foreign presses to explain the idea of Chinese residents.

    Eight Chinese such as an engineer and a female president of a high school attended this conference, and say that they haven't got any persecution by Vietnamese, that they have been treated as equal as Vietnamese up to now, that since April some Chinese started to leave, and that we had some farewell parties for them at the offices.

    On the 6th of June, at an artist club in Hoan Kien, the meeting of Chinese residents two agree with the statement which was made by the Vietnamese Foreign Minister on previous day.

    About 500 represantives out of 3800 Chinese residents attended. Some of them keep saying that the story of Chinese government is completely wrong, that they want to support the Vietnamese statement, and that if China hope the happiness of these Chinese they should tald with Vietnam.

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