EC slams Britain over beef exports


04 July 1997


EC slams Britain over beef exports


The European Commission (EC) berated Britain for its failure to enforce the beef export ban in the wake of the bovine spongiform encephalopathy crisis. A Belgian beef mafia is reported to have exploited lax controls at British ports to smuggle out beef.


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