New EU fishing deal criticised

New EU fishing deal criticised

Brussels : Belgium | Oct 24, 2012 at 6:08 AM PDT
Source: BBC
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EU ministers criticised Environment analyst French cod catch: Many of Europe's fish stocks are seriously depleted EU ministers have reached a provisional deal to reshape the Common Fisheries Policy, long blamed for overfishing. The deal has been hailed by the UK environment ministry Defra but criticised... FULL ARTICLE AT BBC
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