Published: 19:33, June 25, 2024
China Coast Guard strengthens law enforcement in Jinmen waters
By Jiang Chenglong
This photo taken on Feb 21, 2024 shows the Kinmen bridge and a view of Xiamen in the distance seen from an estuary in Kinmen. (PHOTO / XINHUA)

On Tuesday, the China Coast Guard announced that the Fujian Coast Guard conducted routine law enforcement patrols in the waters near Jinmen on the same day.

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In a statement, the China Coast Guard noted that since June, the Fujian Coast Guard has organized fleets to continuously strengthen law enforcement patrols in the waters near Jinmen, further enhancing control over the relevant maritime areas.

These patrols effectively safeguard the legitimate rights and interests, as well as the safety of life and property, of Chinese fishermen, including those from Taiwan, ensuring the normal navigation and operational order in the waters between Xiamen and Jinmen, the statement said.