Indonesia Needs China to Combat Illegal Fishing

Meilikhah    •    09 November 2016 14:32 WIB
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Indonesia Needs China to Combat Illegal Fishing
Marine Affairs and Fisheries Minister Susi Pudjiastuti (Photo:Antara/Rosa Panggabean)

Metrotvnews.com, Bali: Indonesian Marine Affairs and Fisheries Minister Susi Pudjiastuti said Indonesia and China need to cooperate to combat illegal fishing. 

"Many illegal fishing syndicates are from China," Susi said on the sidelines of the 85th General Assembly in Bali on Wednesday (11/9).

"It is impossible to combat illegal fishing without China," she continued.

Susi conducted a meeting with Chinese officials. They discussed about illegal fishing issue.

"We need to tackle the issue together," she stated.


(WAH)