Somaliland: Three vessels arrested in Berbera


BERBERA– Three fishing vessels have been arrested in Somaliland territorial waters after patrols conducted by Somaliland’s coast guards. The vessels were brought to port and are being investigated by local authorities for illegal fishing in Somaliland territorial waters.

The vessels have been in captivity for two weeks awaiting the result of a probe launched by Somaliland authority. The vessels are in the fishing department of Berbera port better known as Net Fish. Reports said that the vessels were heading to Eyl, a town in Puntland, a neighboring regional state in Somalia.

Source: Somaliland Standard