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A document circulated by the Russian Federation during mid-week, promotes a modified definition of the term "straddling fish stocks" for inclusion in the Draft Agreement. The document also contains a listing of stocks of fin-fish, molluscs and crustaceans, except sedentary species, that are referred to in Article 77 (4) of UNCLOS.

Document A/50/98 S/1995/252 issued on 31 March 1995, details the contents of a letter from the Permanent Representative of Spain to the Secretary-General on the sustainable use and conservation of marine living resources of the high seas with particular reference to the arrest of the Spanish fishing vessel "Estai" by Canadian patrol boats using armed force in international waters on 9 March 1995.