HTMS Ratanakosin

The Royal Thai Navy captured three Vietnamese fishing boats illegally catching sea snakes used as aphrodisiacs off Sattahip. Crews from the HTMS Ratanakosin arrested 30 sailors and impounded the three vessels, which were seized Feb. 17 off Koh Chuang. About 1,000 snakes, used to...
The Royal Thai Navy seized two Vietnamese fishing boats and 21 crewmembers trawling Thailand’s seas illegally. Maritime Enforcement Coordinating Center staffers aboard the HTMS Ratanakosin intercepted five Vietnamese boats near Koh Chuang, about 53 miles off the Sattahip coast, Jan. 9. Three of the vessels escaped. In...