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Indonesia Touts Sinking of Illegal Fishing Ships

Indonesia says a new policy to sink illegal fishing ships has been a success so far. President Joko Widodo, widely known as Jokowi, Wednesday said the problem was costing the country too much money. "Therefore I instructed the ministry, the military commander, that this couldn’t continue.  I instructed them three or four weeks ago to sink ships involved in illegal fishing. Sink them! No more! But thank Allah, last Friday, we started sinking several ships," he...

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