UK could declare Brexit ‘water wars’: The Telegraph

FILE PHOTO: A view shows the Cherbourg Harbour, France, January 21, 2021. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes/File Photo

(Reuters) – Britain could restrict imports of European mineral water and several food products under retaliatory measures being considered by ministers over Brussels’ refusal to end its blockade on British shellfish, the Telegraph reported.

Senior government sources pointed to potential restrictions on the importing of mineral water and seed potatoes, the report said.

Reporting by Maria Ponnezhath in Bengaluru; Editing by Daniel Wallis