Vietnamese fishing boats detained in Malaysian territorial waters in Kelantan. Photo: ReutersVietnamese fishing boats detained in Malaysian territorial waters in Kelantan. Photo: Reuters
Vietnamese fishing boats detained in Malaysian territorial waters in Kelantan. Photo: Reuters

Malaysian coastguard shoots dead Vietnamese fisherman after South China Sea clash

  • Coastguard chief alleged the Vietnamese crew threw petrol and a tyre to try and set fire to the coastguard boat, which was damaged by ‘aggressive ramming’
  • The incident took occurred in Malaysian waters, where fisherman have complained about Vietnamese fishing boats damaging their nets

Topic |   Malaysia
Vietnamese fishing boats detained in Malaysian territorial waters in Kelantan. Photo: ReutersVietnamese fishing boats detained in Malaysian territorial waters in Kelantan. Photo: Reuters
Vietnamese fishing boats detained in Malaysian territorial waters in Kelantan. Photo: Reuters
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