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The Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency stated 60 Chinese nationals together with six Chinese-registered fishing vessels have been detained on Friday for trespassing into the Malaysian waters.
“Further checks discovered that each one the vessels registered in Qinhuangdoa, China, have been manned by six captains and 54 crew who’re Chinese nationals aged between 31 and 60 years who didn’t furnish any allow from the Malaysia Maritime Department,” MMEA regional director Mohd Zulfadli Nayan stated in an announcement.
The operation in opposition to the vessels got here as Malaysia tightens its border patrol to curb the unfold of the coronavirus as imported instances have led to a spike in native transmissions.