Indonesia Blows Up Illegal Fishing Boats (SLIDESHOW)


Indonesia started destroying foreign fishing boats as worsening relations over the disputed South China Sea drive countries to take tougher action to defend their maritime sovereignty.

So far 23 boats – 13 from Vietnam and 10 from Malaysia – were blown up in seven different ports on Tuesday, April 05, 2016.

Check out the slideshow below, there are some really impressive explosions.

19Indonesia Blowing Up Illegal Fishing Boats