Hundreds of Chinese Fishing Vessels Near Argentina’s Exclusive Economic Zone

According to Infobae, there are some 200 ships with Chinese flag sailing off the 200 miles of the Argentine Exclusive Economic Zone after crossing the Strait of Magellan from the Pacific Ocean, where they sailed along the coasts of Ecuador, Peru and Chile.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The gigantic Chinese fishing fleet, whose activity has raised concerns in the region due to its illegal and indiscriminate exploitation practices of marine resources, has crossed from the Pacific Ocean to the South Atlantic and triggered concerns among Argentine authorities due to its closeness to the country's exclusive economic zone, as reported by the specialized press in Brazil in recent hours.

Given the threat to natural resources in its . . .

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