France says talks with Britain over scallop fishing end in failure

FILE PHOTO: French Agriculture Minister Stephane Travert arrives for a meeting with young French farmers at the Elysee Palace in Paris, France, February 22, 2018. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe

PARIS (Reuters) – Talks between French and British fisherman over rights to catch scallops have ended in failure, France’s agriculture ministry said on Wednesday, raising the risk of further tensions at sea. French fishermen have accused the British of unfairly catching scallops in the Baie de Seine off the coast of Normandy during the summer, […]

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