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10 Vietnamese poachers arrested

Photo courtesy of Philippine Naval Forces West

Posted at Aug 11 2017 04:21 PM

10 Vietnamese poachers arrested

Members of the Philippine Navy inspect a Vietnamese vessel carrying 70 dead sharks near the Tapiutan Island and the Municipality of El Nido on August 8. The 10 Vietnamese poachers caught on board the vessel were charged, Friday, with illegal fishing and violation of the Wildlife Resources Conservation and Protection Act.