23 March 2012
F-FDTL detain 100 illegal fishermen
Timor post, March 22, 2012 language: Tetun - Second Commander of the Timorese Naval Force, Joao da Silva affirmed that they already detain 100 illegal fishermen in the Timor Sea. “Starting from setting up this Naval Component up to this time, we already detain 100 illegal fishermen who did illegal fishing in the Timor Sea,” da Silva said. He said that they were unable to hold operation in the southern coast of Timor Sea because the facilities they use were not guaranteeing them to hold patrol in the southern part of Timor Island.