Jersey: French boats arrive for post-Brexit fisheries protest
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Condor Ferries confirmed to Express.co.uk one of its boats has been blocked by French ships embroiled in a fishing row.
Cedric Mas, President of the Resilience Action Institute tweeted: “The French blocked the ‘Goodwill’ ferry from the Condor company, which was supposed to ensure the connection with Guernsey.” He claimed the Royal Navy deployed two ships against a French fishing fleet, which caused the blockage.
He posted a video to his Twitter, which he claims show images of the French fishing flotilla protesting outside Jersey at the entrance to St Helier.
Condor Ferries runs a number of routes from Guernsey to other locations.
The Ferries run daily from Jersey taking just over an hour.
France launched a naval gendarmerie vessel towards Jersey this morning.
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