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Fisheries Agency increased its 2014 inspections by 20 pc

EUROPEAN UNION | Friday, March 06, 2015
The European Fisheries Control Agency revealed an increase in its inspections by a significant 20 per cent last year compared to the previous year and detected 739 infringements in 2014.

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