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  • A suspected Chinese fishing vessel that got stuck on a protected reef in the Philippines, April 8, 2013. (Philippines Navy)
  • Fishing equipment aboard a suspected Chinese vessel that got stuck on a protected reef in the Philippines, April 8, 2013. (Tubbataha Management Office)
  • Fishermen aboard a suspected Chinese vessel that got stuck on a protected reef in the Philippines, April 8, 2013. (Tubbataha Management Office)
  • A suspected Chinese fishing vessel that got stuck on a protected reef in the Philippines, April 8, 2013. (Philippines Navy)

Suspected Chinese Ship Grounded in Philippines

Published April 10, 2013

Philippine officials say 12 fishermen aboard a suspected Chinese ship are facing charges after the vessel got stuck on a protected reef.


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