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Moroccan Parliament ratifies Fisheries Partnership Agreement with EU

(13/02/2014) Members of the Moroccan Parliament, who met in plenary on Wednesday 12th February, voted to approve the protocol between Morocco and the EU setting the fishing opportunities and the financial contribution provided for in the fisheries partnership agreement between the two parties.

More than 100 European vessels will now be able to fish in Moroccan waters again, in return for a sum of € 40 million paid by the EU.

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