|China's Foreign Ministry said Sunday that the Indonesian navy opened fire at a Chinese fishing boat in the South China Sea, injuring a fisherman and detaining its seven-man crew.|
The incident happened Saturday off the Natuna islands, off the northwest coast of Borneo, in the South China Sea.
China's Foreign Ministry said the Chinese fishing boat was carrying out normal fishing operations in its traditional fishing grounds when the Indonesian navy shot at it, harming one fisherman and damaging the boat.|
It said it had strongly protested the actions by the Indonesian navy, which had "abused its military force."
Indonesia recently blew up 41 fishing boats, including this Chinese vessel