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Indonesia mobilizes fishermen in stand-off with China

Reuters Monday, 6 January 2020
Indonesia will mobilize fishermen to join warships in the South China Sea to help defend against Chinese vessels, the government said on Monday, as the biggest stand-off with China for years escalated off Southeast Asia's largest country.
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