Monday

16th Jan 2017

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Calais camp must be dismantled, says Hollande

The massive migrant camp in Calais must be "completely and definitively dismantled", French president Francois Hollande said during a visit to the town on Monday. He added he wanted to see the British authorities "take their part of the humanitarian effort". Most of the roughly 10,000 migrants in Calais are trying to get to the UK.

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