France is considering imposing penalties on the United Kingdom over a fisheries dispute.

French authorities will impose first sanctions against the United Kingdom for non-compliance with a trade pact. EU fishermen retain some rights to fish in UK waters as part of a transition period until 2026.

Paris, October 28 (Sputnik): On October 28, French authorities will impose the first sanctions against the United Kingdom for non-compliance with a Brexit trade pact, which came into force on January 1, 2020, and EU fishermen retain some rights to fish in UK waters as part of a transition period until 2026.It must be followed through when the parties sign an agreement under Brexit.Our patience is running out.In the event of such an event, we intend to announce a variety of plans, some of which will take effect on Tuesday (November 2).

After considering 47 requests, the ministry issued only 12 licenses to French fishermen.(S