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This file photo taken on February 3, 2012 shows Emirati fishermen... News PhotoAgriculture,Day,Finance,Fisherman,Fujairah,Gulf Of Oman,Persian Gulf Countries,Photography,Pulling,United Arab Emirates,VerticalPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFP(FILES) This file photo taken on February 3, 2012 shows Emirati fishermen pulling in their nets as their the day's catch is seen on the Gulf of Oman coast off the emirate of Fujairah. The World Bank on February 24, 2012 said the world's oceans were at risk and called for a coalition of governments, NGOs and other groups to protect them, aiming to raise 1.5 billion USD in five years. About 85 percent of ocean fisheries are fully exploited, over-exploited or depleted, including most of the stocks of the top 10 species, World Bank president Robert Zoellick told the World Oceans Summit in Singapore. AFP PHOTO / FILES / KARIM SAHIB (Photo credit should read KARIM SAHIB/AFP/Getty Images)