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China’s dark fishing fleets plunder North Korea

A new study published in the journal Science Advances reveals widespread illegal fishing by dark fleets – vessels that do not publicly broadcast their location or appear in public monitoring systems – operating in the waters between the Koreas, Japan and Russia, some of the world’s most disputed and poorly-monitored waters. The study, Illuminating Dark Fishing Fleets in North Korea, found more than 900 […]