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Striking fisherman, protesting about the low price of fish, block the main road artery in the port’s fish processing district, Capécure, with burning tyres. Boulogne-sur-Mer, France.<br />
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Along with the rising costs of fishing, the low price fishermen are paid for their catch is an issue that is threatening many of the E.U. fishing communities. <br />
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There is widespread anger and fear that vessels will have to be de-commissioned, fishermen’s jobs will be lost and the character of fishing ports changed forever.