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Russian border guards detained 18 North Korean fishermen illegally caught crab in the Primorye territory. It is reported RIA Novosti with reference to the Russian FSB.
“Stopped illegal activities of three small boats of the DPRK. In the territorial sea of the Russian Federation detained 18 foreign fishermen,” — said in the message. It also notes that the seized prohibited fishing gear and about 1600 species of snow crab, which are released back into the sea. In addition, border guards rescued six Koreans, which gave the adjacent side after the provision of medical care.
2 October it was reported that Russian border guards opened fire on North Korean poachers during his detention in the sea of Japan. 1 October it was reported that border guards detained nearly 90 North Korean poachers in three days. From 28 to 30 September managed to save 174 sailor from North Korea who were on a sinking 26 ships. Before poaching was detained more than 260 North Korean fishermen.
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