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France Threatens to Cut Power to Jersey Over Fisheries Spat

  • British island imports about 95% of electricity from France
  • Minister says conditions for French vessels are ‘unacceptable’
   
Photographer: Oli Scarff/AFP/Getty Images
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France’s maritime minister suggested that her government could cut off electricity supplies to the British island of Jersey, amid a deepening row between France and the U.K. over post-Brexit fishing rights.