China supports the prison on the prosecution to strengthen international cooperation by Somali pirates
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UNITED NATIONS, Jan. 25 (Xinhua correspondent Bai Jie Wei Wei) Chinese Deputy Permanent Representative Wang Min 25, speaking in the Security Council, China supports the international community to the existing framework of international law and relevant Security Council resolutions, based on the prosecution and imprisonment of the Somali pirates to strengthen international cooperation.
Somali pirates on the same day the Security Council held an open briefing, listening to acts of piracy along the coast of Somalia the UN Secretary General Special Adviser on the legal implications Yakelan and the United Nations Assistant Secretary-General for Legal Affairs, Stephen Mathias informed.
Wang Min, said in his speech, the Chinese side believes that the effective prosecution of criminal acts of piracy, pirates imprisoned perpetrators of criminal acts is to combat an important part of Somali pirates. He said the Special Adviser to the report’s 25 recommendations to the parties to find hamper effective prosecution and imprisonment of various loopholes in the Somali pirates, explore possible solutions will play an important reference.
Wang Min, said, “United Nations Convention on Law of the Sea” and other relevant international documents for countries to exercise jurisdiction over crimes against piracy, judicial cooperation to provide the basic legal framework. China supports the international community to the existing framework of international law and relevant Security Council resolutions, based on the prosecution and imprisonment of the Somali pirates to strengthen international cooperation, appreciation of the coastal countries, especially China’s efforts in this regard.
He said that China supports the strengthening of judicial capacity-building along the country’s efforts to appeal to the international community to continue along the country’s judicial capacity building to provide the necessary assistance. Meanwhile, China also welcomed the prosecution and imprisonment contribute to Somali pirates other viable options.