Poachers avoid PH waters over kidnap fears

Poachers avoid PH waters over kidnap fears – Coast Guard
By: Julie Alipala
ZAMBOANGA CITY—Kidnapping in the high seas, usually done by the bandit group Abu Sayyaf, has been scaring away poachers of rare and endangered species of turtles from Tawi-Tawi, an officer of the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) said.
Lt. Makaradat Uddin, PCG district commander in Tawi-Tawi, said poachers from Malaysia, Indonesia and other Asian countries had been veering away from the Tawi-Tawi islands, including the Turtle Islands, the natural nesting ground for green sea turtles.
To read the entire article, please click here.
Source: newsinfo.inquirer.net

Abu Sayyaf Group
File image of Abu Sayyaf Group terrorists and hostages.

Share this article

Share on facebook
Facebook
Share on twitter
Twitter
Share on linkedin
LinkedIn

More articles from MAST...

JOIN OUR TEAM

Physical Security Job Opportunities

All our employees benefit from:   Management support Industry leading training Excellent pay and working conditions Employee benefits Ideal Candidates will have: Experience working in

Read More »

Get in touch

Main Office: +44 (0) 1279 216726

Risk Consulting
Email: Riskconsulting@mast-security.co.uk
Call: +44 (0) 1279 874 528

Physical and Asset Security
Email: Protection@mast-security.com
Call: +44 (0) 1279 874 529

Security Systems
Email: Technology@mast-security.com
Call: +44 (0) 1279 874 521

Maritime Security
Email: Operations@mast-security.co.uk
Duty Manager: +44 (0) 7827 359132
24/7 Emergency Telephone+44 (0) 1202 045 833

Skip to content