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Commission offers no-deal Brexit help to EU fisheries

The EU Commission on Wednesday adopted two emergency measures to help EU fishing fleets in the event of a no-deal Brexit on 29 March. The measures would see EU fishermen entitled to contingency compensation, in the event that UK waters are closed to their fleets, plus a temporary deal to ensure UK access to EU waters, if Britain offers reciprocity. Both measures must be approved by the Council and Parliament.

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