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Korea opens fire on intruding Chinese fishing fleet

22nd December 2017 - 10:34 GMT | by Gordon Arthur in Hong Kong


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The Korea Coast Guard (KCG) was forced to take stringent measures against intruding Chinese fishing boats on 19 December. 

In the confrontation, KCG personnel fired 249 warning shots from a 7.62mm machine gun and 5.56mm rifles.

After a fleet of 44 Chinese boats was spotted operating within ...

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