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EU fleet exposed destroying deep sea life as UN meets to discuss protection

18 October 2004 The needless destruction of the high seas was exposed by Greenpeace this morning, after documenting a EU bottom trawler operating in the North Atlantic. Meanwhile at the UN in New York, diplomats are talking about the protection of marine life in these international waters. A resolution on the issue is due to be tabled in early November. • Greenpeace International / Greenpeace Spain
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