Department of State: Department of Huangyan Island fishing moratorium practice has nothing to do with China and the Philippines confrontation
Zhongguang Wang BEIJING, May 14 (Feng Yue) According to the Voice of China “CNR news reports, China’s Ministry of Agriculture, South China Sea Fisheries Board today announced: from the 16th of this month, that is, the day after tomorrow 12:00 beginning, our latitude 12 degrees north of the South China Sea to the waters of Fujian and Guangdong border line “will enter a period of two and a half fishing moratorium period. Huangyan Island waters in the waters of the Dongsha Islands, fall within the control of the moratorium system. Therefore, this fishing moratorium at this time of concern. Some people worry that Chinese fishery, ocean surveillance ship will evacuate.
Foreign Ministry spokesman Hong Lei, said today, just a routine press conference, the Chinese authorities to implement the offshore moratorium system has been taken by an administrative measures, the purpose is to protect the waters of marine living resources, and Huangyan Island event.
reporter has learned that the fishing moratorium in the system in the South China Sea since 1999 began. Beginning in 2009, the fishing moratorium has been set at 12 o’clock on May 16th at 12 o’clock on August 1.
Huangyan Island event latest, Hong Lei said that China has repeatedly expounded China’s position Huangyan Island event that China adheres to the position has not changed through diplomatic consultations to seek solution to the problem. The Chinese side demands that the Philippine side to earnestly respect China’s territorial sovereignty, not to take any matters expansion, complicate the approach. In particular, should adhere to the diplomatic negotiations to resolve the current situation, rather than continue to incite public opinion, passed contradictory information.
In addition, after the regular press conference of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Asian Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs Luo Zhaohui yesterday in the Blue Room, the fifth China-ROK Summit, held in Beijing, the Chinese and foreign media briefing, introduced the outcome of the current Japan and ROK Summit. The Law Director said that the leaders of Japan and South Korea agreed during the year was officially launched in Japan and South Korea FTA negotiations, and witness the signing of investment agreements, Japan and South Korea. This is an important result of the current Japan and ROK Summit.
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