Sihanoukville: National Police Commissar General on March 1By 2020, police have prevented foreign vessels from illegally entering Cambodian waters at the point of entry. Standard (N10 ° 05.1300′-E103 ° 07.8593 ′) between Koh and Polo Island.

Pursuant to the order of Lieutenant General Neth Savoeun, Director General of the National Police and under the direct command of HE Gen. Lieutenant General Teng Suon, deputy commissioner of the National Police and Lieutenant General Touch Phal, director of the maritime police department A total of 27 offenses were used Three patrol facilities (one 1600 horsepower car, one 700 horsepower barge and one 500 horsepower ) Search and seize a foreign vessel illegally entering the territorial waters of the Kingdom of Cambodia at the regulatory point (N10 ° 05.1300 ′ -E103 ° 07.8593 ′) between Koh Tao and Polaiwai Island February 26, 2020, at 23 and 45 minutes.

Also, the vessel, MT-COURAGEOUS of CAMEROON, with 16 crew members departed from Taiwan's KAO HSIUNG port on February 12. 2020 and anchored at the regulatory point N10 ° 05.1300′-E103 ° 07.8593 ′ to await a new order from the employer.
In the case of the vessels, this violates the UN Security Council resolution (Resolutions 2375 and 2387, adopted in September). 2017) in imposing sanctions on the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), which prohibits ship-to-ship (SHIP-TO-SHIP / STS) transfers to merchant ships Of the People's Democratic Republic Korea.

MT-COURAGEOUS is currently detained by the Preah Vihear Border Patrol and sent to the Preah Sihanouk Provincial Prosecutor for further proceedings and legal action. ៕ By: Intellectual