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Indonesia blows up boats to tackle illegal fishing

Indonesia is the world's largest archipelago, and its waters cover a vast area.

This makes it difficult to stop illegal fishing.

In fact, the government estimates it's costing them $20bn annually in lost revenue.

The BBC's Rebecca Henschke reports from Pandangran, West Java, on the government's novel approach to dealing with the problem.

  • 17 Mar 2016
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