CALAIS Top Stories

File - A view of the migrant camp known as the new Jungle in Calais, northern France, Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2015. The mayor of the northern French city of Calais says troops may be needed to cope with the rising number of migrants camped in her city in hopes of reaching a better life in Britain
2016-02-12, The Guardian
Calais prefect gives one week’s warning with offer of alternative accommodation in converted shipping containers...
Breitbart: Migrants determined to get into Britain are abandoning the camps at Calais and Dunkirk and making for the small port town of Zeebrugge in Belgium, where security has not...
The Independent: On a plot of muddy land next to a makeshift school in the Calais refugee camp, a group of men are erecting a skeletal...
NZ Herald: Armed groups are targeting migrants in night attacks in Calais and elsewhere in northern France.The stalkers, sometimes masked, are armed with clubs, brass knuckles, pepper spray or knives, according to accounts by migrants and... ......
ITV: Migrants as young as 10 have been attacked by French police and armed civilian "militias" in Calais in the past three weeks, a charity has...
Skynews: Armed civilians are carrying out night-time raids on refugees around Calais, with children as young as 10 attacked. ......
The Guardian: Doctors see average of 12 serious injuries a week, including stabbings, in past month as Care4Calais points finger at police and armed civilian groups...
Belfast Telegraph: French police and armed civilian "militias" have launched a series of attacks against migrants in Calais in the last three weeks, a British charity said. Migrants including a boy aged 10 have been attacked as they were leaving The Jungle or near the border,...
BBC News: It is a wooded, boggy piece of land in Dunkirk 3,000 migrants have made their home. It is smaller camp than the more notorious "Jungle" camp just down the road in Calais but conditions here are said to be much worse. I imagine seeing the camp emerge as we...
Dawn: CALAIS: Mysterious armed groups are on the prowl, targeting migrants in night attacks in Calais and elsewhere in northern France, sowing fear among the displaced travellers living in squalid slums and deepening concerns the city is becoming a tinderbox of...
Wall Street Journal: One man’s story is emblematic of the thousands of migrants who have smuggled themselves to the U.K. via the French port city of Calais in search of opportunities. ......
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San Francisco Chronicle: CALAIS, FranceMysterious armed groups are on the prowl, targeting refugees in night attacks in Calais and elsewhere in northern France, sowing fear...
Huffington Post: The Grande-Synthe refugee camp, located at the northern tip of France, is home to between 2,600 and 3,000 people, including 200 children. Many of the migrants and refugees there want to cross the English Channel into the United Kingdom, where some have...
Opposing Views: France wants to clean up a refugee camp known as the "Jungle," and has given 1,000 migrants a week's notice to clear out before the bulldozers arrive. The makeshift camp looks like a tent city and refugees there are living in squalid conditions, the Guardian...