A good move to keep security in the public sea

Today's Sankei Shimbun reported that the Metropolitan Police Department's Public Security Bureau has started the investigation on the forcible obstruction of business, inflicting bodily injury and other suspicions to Japanese whalers commited by anti-whaling activists. After identifying suspects, they will request the country where the suspects reside to hand over them based on the Convention for the Suppression of Unlawful Acts against the Safety of Maritime Navigation (SUA). According to the report, one sailor attacked by the activists last february got his face
burned by butyric acid.