EU under fire after lifting threat to ban Thai seafood imports over illegal fishing
Reversal of disciplinary process condemned as campaigners claim Thailand has failed to address labour abusesThe EU has been accused of sending out the wrong message after removing Thailand from a list of countries failing to tackle illegal fishing.Campaigners claim that the European commission’s decision this week to lift Thailand’s “yellow card”, in place since April 2015, gives consumers an “illusion that violations of fishers’ rights are not still occurring”. Related: Thailand accused of failing to stamp out murder and slavery in fishing industry Continue reading...... If you wish to read this full breaking news headline article, EU under fire after lifting threat to ban Thai seafood imports over illegal fishing, simply click on 'Read full story' below, but 1st please give 'Phuket Hotel Deals' a 'LIKE' or 'SHARE' before you visit 'The Guardian'. Thank you
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