President Joko Widodo will risk angering his neighbors to protect his country’s fishing industry.
Screen shot from slideshow posted by Yanu ari, via YouTube
On December 5, 2014, a group of Indonesian officials and press stood looking out at three ships on the water. Each of the vessels was a Vietnamese fishing boat, captured operating in Indonesia’s waters illegally, cleared of its crew and impounded. Suddenly, they all blew up.