Dozens of Vietnamese fishermen have had their equipment, fish or even boats seized by Chinese patrol vessels this year, as tensions between the two neighbours over contested waters in the South China Sea have boiled over. Ben Bland travels to Ly Son island, off the coast of central Vietnam, to find out why the fishermen are willing to keep taking such big risks.Sea
Filmed and produced by Ben Bland. Edited by Gregory Bobillot
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