Japan, US train Pacific countries to counter illegal fishing

Illegal fishing vessels burnt off Palau waters Photo: RNZI/Pew Trust

JAPAN and the United States will be holding a joint training programme to help Pacific island nations crack down on illegal fishing within their exclusive economic zones. The┬áJapan Times┬áreported the three-week training course would be held in Japan and begin on 25 November. Officials from 12 nations, including Palau and the Marshal Islands will learn […]

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