Foreign fishing boats seized near Dhofar

MUSCAT: As part of the national efforts of the Maritime Security Centre and in cooperation with various military, security and civil authorities concerned with maritime security in the country, the centre, in coordination with the Royal Navy of Oman, detained a group of foreign fishing vessels that were illegally fishing in the Sultanate’s waters in the Governorate of Dhofar. It is worth mentioning that the centre is responsible for developing necessary mechanisms to secure the Omani territorial waters.