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France threatens to cut off Jersey’s electricity as Brexit fishing row grows –

Self-governing British Crown Dependency would face all-island power cuts if the French threat was carried out



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Lord Frost, the Brexit minister and former UK negotiator, was set to meet Clément Beaune, France’s Europe minister, for previously planned talks on Tuesday night. In late April, Mr Beaune said Paris would block any EU decision granting the City of London access to the Single Market unless the UK met its fishing commitments. 
Britain and France have clashed over fishing rights several times in recent weeks. On April 23, French fishermen blockaded lorries carrying British catch and accused the UK…

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