France and UK announce agreement to end 'scallop wars'

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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.