Fishing rights talks with Iceland break down again

04.02.2019 - 16:27
Fishing rights talks with Iceland break down again
Last week’s negotiations between the Faroes and Iceland on fishing rights did not result in any agreement
There is still no agreement on fishing rights between the Faroe Islands and Iceland

Talks on fishing rights in 2019 and a long-term framework agreement have broken down for the fourth time.

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Andras Kristiansen, of the Ministry of Fisheries, who heads the Faroese delegation, says there is agreement on certain issues but not on others.

Two government officials from Iceland and three from the Faroes took part in Thursday’s meeting. No new meeting has yet been arranged.

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