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Eye on China? Quad countries to track illegal shipping in Indo-Pacific

News-next | 22/05/2022 05:36 PM | Click to read full article

The Quad nations (US, Japan, India and Australia) are due to unveil a maritime initiative with an aim to curb illegal fishing in Indo-Pacific. Experts think this initiative is geared toward containing illegal fishing activity mainly from Chinese boats.

A tracking system will be set up which will then be used to curb illegal fishing from the Indian Ocean to the South Pacific.