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Sun 18 Aug 2013 12:17 PM

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Faroe Islands challenge fishing sanctions

The Faroe Islands have become embroiled in a battle with the EU, which has imposed sanctions on their fishing industry. The Mackerel Wars are expected to be a long-running issue, with the Faroe Islands claiming its economy is dependent on fishing, and the EU claiming the islands are looking at short-term profit rather than sustainability.

(AlJazeeraEnglish YouTube channel)