U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry puts on earphones as Vietnamese Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh speaks during a joint press conference in Hanoi Monday, Dec. 16, 2013. The United States will boost ... more 
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry puts on earphones as Vietnamese Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh speaks during a joint press conference in Hanoi Monday, Dec. 16, 2013. The United States will boost maritime security assistance to China's smaller neighbors amid rising tensions over disputed territories in the South China Sea, Kerry announced on Monday during a visit to Vietnam, where he also pressed the communist government on human rights and democratic and economic reforms. (AP Photo/Hoang Dinh Nam, Pool) less 
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