Indonesia: January 29, 2003


 The navy sank four Filipino fishing boats that were illegally fishing and tried to flee. The navy arrested 49 Filipino fishermen and brought them back to an Indonesian port. In the past week, the navy has sunk or seized a dozen foreign fishing boats. For the last few years, such illegal fishing had been tolerated, but so many foreign boats were now poaching local fish that Indonesian fishermen were being crowded out. 


Article Archive

Indonesia: Current 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999 



Help Keep Us From Drying Up

We need your help! Our subscription base has slowly been dwindling.

Each month we count on your contribute. You can support us in the following ways:

  1. Make sure you spread the word about us. Two ways to do that are to like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.
  2. Subscribe to our daily newsletter. We’ll send the news to your email box, and you don’t have to come to the site unless you want to read columns or see photos.
  3. You can contribute to the health of StrategyPage.
Subscribe   contribute   Close