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Notification of the Government of Pakistan regarding definition of maritime boundaries.

Country/Territory
Pakistan
Document type
Miscellaneous
Date
1996
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Sea
Keyword
Coastal zone management Continental shelf EEZ-Exclusive Economic Zone Territorial sea Maritime zone Navigation Zoning Sovereignty
Geographical area
Asia, ASIA AND THE PACIFIC, Indian Ocean, South Asian Seas, Southern Asia
Abstract

The Government of Pakistan hereby notifies in the Official Gazette the baselines from which the breadth of its territorial sea, contiguous zone, EEZ and Continental Shelf shall be measured. Waters within those baselines are declared internal waters. Baselines are established pursuant to section 2 of the Territorial Waters and Maritime Zones Act of Pakistan.

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English