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The Republic of Korea

said that the issue should be considered within the framework of the Law of the Sea Convention. Truly effective conservation measures can be achieved through regional or sub-regional organizations based upon cooperation from all participants of both coastal and distant fishing countries. Korea hopes the Conference completes its work before the 49th session of the General Assembly and discharges its mandate of formulating appropriate recommendations, apart from legally-binding instruments.