France and UK announce agreement to end 'scallop wars'


After talks with fishing industries, British fishing boats will receive compensation in return for staying out of the Baie de Seine off Normandy.

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“Scallop wars”, the conflict between Cornish fishermen and their French counterparts, appears to have been brought to a peaceful conclusion, after the French government agreed to compensate British boats for staying out of the Baie de Seine, reports The Guardian.