Fishermen blockade Calais and Dunkirk

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CALAIS, France, Dec 2 (AFP) - Fishermen in northern France blockaded the ports of Calais and Dunkirk in a dispute over quotas Thursday, preventing access by ferries from Britain.

CALAIS, France, Dec 2 (AFP) - Fishermen in northern France blockaded the ports of Calais and Dunkirk in a dispute over quotas Thursday, preventing access by ferries from Britain.

They were protesting against the intervention of inspectors who say that they have surpassed their permitted catch of sole.

© AFP

Subject: French News

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