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260 Chinese fishing vessels stray near Galapagos Islands; Ecuador on alert

Ecuador has announced an alert after a huge fleet of Chinese-flagged fishing vessels appeared off the Galapagos Islands. Patrols are making sure that the 260 odd vessels don’t enter the delicate eco-system from international waters. Chinese vessels travel to the region each year in search of marine species. Chinese fishing vessels in 2017 were caught […]