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French fishermen ‘petrol bomb’ Devon fishing boats in scallop wars

Nevermind the scallops… French fishermen have allegedly attacked Devon-based fishing boats with petrol bombs, as a shellfish ‘war’ hots up in the English Channel. Smoke bombs, rocks and insults were also allegedly hurled at fisherman from Devon, reports the BBC. The clash, involving around 35 french boats and five UK boats – including two boats from Brixham – happened around …

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