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Angry fishermen protest outside DFO offices in N.L.

Angry fishermen held demonstrations in several locations in Newfoundland and Labrador on Wednesday, to protest cuts to shrimp quotas. The department says the reductions are needed to conserve shrimp stocks. The FFAW has said the cut will affect about 1,500 fishermen, nearly all of whom live in rural Newfoundland and Labrador. Read more here 16:24