A Japan Coast Guard patrol vessel pictured on 14 Jan 2019, at a port in Aomori, Japan, carrying two men believed to have come from North Korea aboard a wooden boat. Photo: Kyodo

Two men ‘from North Korea’ detained after drifting in fishing boat off Japan coast

  • The men were aboard a wooden fishing boat drifting off northern Japan
  • Dozens of North Korean fishing vessels wash up on Japan’s coast every year
Topic |   North Korea

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A Japan Coast Guard patrol vessel pictured on 14 Jan 2019, at a port in Aomori, Japan, carrying two men believed to have come from North Korea aboard a wooden boat. Photo: Kyodo
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