Russia has stopped this Friday to 262 fishermen sneaky north Korean boats fishing illegally in its waters aboard three schooners, and several motorized boats, reported the border guard of russia, dependent of the Federal Security Service (FSB, former KGB).
"During the inspection of the boats, the fishermen in the north is not opposed resistance ," he told the official agency RIA Nóvosti a spokesman for the border guard, who added that all the detainees were transferred to the port of Najodka, in the sea of Japan. The spokesman said that all vessels remain retained in the harbor of that port. The fishermen north koreans were seized over 30,000 squid, as well as tackle illegal fishing.
The capture of poachers in the north is not always concluded without violence . The past day 17, four border guards were wounded when fishing north koreans resisted his arrest. Those responsible for the attack against the border guards could be sentenced to between 12 years and life imprisonment, according to the local legislation.
The border guard Russian has years of combating illegal fishing in the rich fishing grounds of the area, characterised by both fishermen russians as north koreans.Updated Date: 27 September 2019, 14:02