Fishing vessels dock in the port of Tanmen, Hainan province. Photo: Liu Zhen Fishing vessels dock in the port of Tanmen, Hainan province. Photo: Liu Zhen
Fishing vessels dock in the port of Tanmen, Hainan province. Photo: Liu Zhen

US Coast Guard report criticises China for illegal fishing and aggressive tactics

  • Thousands of vessels ‘coerce and intimidate legitimate fishers in support of the Chinese Communist Party’s long-term maritime strategic goals’, report says
  • American admiral emphasises role the US can play in helping other countries monitor Chinese fishing vessels in their waters

Topic |   US-China relations
Fishing vessels dock in the port of Tanmen, Hainan province. Photo: Liu Zhen Fishing vessels dock in the port of Tanmen, Hainan province. Photo: Liu Zhen
Fishing vessels dock in the port of Tanmen, Hainan province. Photo: Liu Zhen
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