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The majority of the case was declared to be a family member Hong Cixi: not satisfied but accepted

The Manila District Court of First Instance today announced the majority of the murder decision. The Philippine Coast Guard personnel who fired shots were sentenced from 8 years and 1 day to 14 years, 8 months and 1 day. . In this regard, the deceased Hong Shicheng daughter Hong Cixi said that although not satisfied but accepted.

The Manila District Court of First Instance ruled that eight shooting officers of the Philippine Coast Guard were found guilty of murder, ranging from eight years and one day to 14 years, eight months and one day; in addition, the defendant must pay 50,000 pp Soci (about NT$29,700) civil compensation and 50,000 pesos for mental damages.

In a morning call by the Central News Agency reporter, Hong Ci said that although according to the laws of the Republic of China, the sentence imposed by intentional murder will not be so light, the compensation will not be so small, but the Philippines has their laws, but she is not satisfied but accepts .

Hong Cixi said that human life is priceless. There are many fishing boats in Pingtung that are similar to the masses. However, many perpetrators are at large, and the majority of the victims are at least sanctioned. The family members are not concerned about the problem of imprisonment. The main problem is that the government can review the fishery policy and ensure the safety of the fishermen.

On May 9, 2013, the Philippine patrol boat fired Taiwan’s “Xingxing 28” fishing boat in the overlapping areas of Taiwan and the Philippines, causing the crew member Hong Shicheng to be shot dead. The Philippine Coast Guard personnel who were shot were charged with murder, including 2 Due to attempts to submit false reports of bullets, they were charged with nuisance of justice; the suspects included Arnold dela Cruz, the commander who was ordered to shoot.

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