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  1. News - China - MARITIME DISPUTE

    Killing of fisherman leads to inquiry call by Taiwan

    Posted May 10th 2013, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei lawrence.chung@scmp.com Killing of fisherman leads to inquiry call by Taiwan Taipei expressed its "grave concern" to Manila yesterday after a Taiwanese fisherman was killed by armed men aboard a Philippine vessel. The incident in waters 164 nautical miles off the southernmost tip of Taiwan came as the Philippine navy intensified its patrols after ...

  2. News - China - MARITIME DISPUTE

    Philippines admits coastguard fired at Taiwanese fishing boat

    Posted May 10th 2013, 12:29pm by Lawrence Chung

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei lawrence.chung@scmp.com Taiwan expresses outrage after Filipino coastguard admits firing at unarmed vessel Philippines says it did not know fisherman shot ... by the surveillance vessel left more than 30 bullet holes on the vessel, killing the 65-year-old fisherman, Hung Shih-cheng. In addition to an apology, Ma said Taiwan's foreign ministry had asked ...

  3. News - Asia - MARITIME DISPUTE

    Taipei, Manila agree to prevent violence in fishing disputes

    Posted Jun 16th 2013, 01:48pm by Agence France-Presse in Taipei

    ... Agence France-Presse in Taipei Taiwan and the Philippines have pledged not to use force in fishing disputes, officials said, as they tackle a row over the killing of a Taiwanese fisherman by Filipino coastguards. The agreement was reached during their first preparatory meeting on fishery cooperation held in Manila on Friday, Taiwan’s foreign ministry said in a statement released late ...



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