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Embassy visits detained fishermen

Update: February, 02/2016 - 08:05
A delegation from the Embassy of Viet Nam in Malaysia has visited the 86 Vietnamese fishermen being detained in the eastern Malaysian state of Sarawak. — Photo vietnamplus.vn

KUALA LUMPUR (VNS) — A delegation from the Embassy of Viet Nam in Malaysia has visited the 86 Vietnamese fishermen being detained in the eastern Malaysian state of Sarawak.

The delegation briefed the fishermen on the policy of the Party and the State as well as their return procedures.

They also worked with the authorities of the detention camp on measures to bring 57 out of the 86 fisherman home before Tet (Lunar New Year) festival which will begin on Sunday.

Vietnamese Ambassador to Malaysia Pham Cao Phong pledged to accelerate the procedures for the last 29 to go home as soon as possible. — VNS

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