European Migration Crisis

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

100 migrants evacuated from camp in Lille after judge orders expulsion

100 migrants evacuated from camp in Lille after judge orders expulsion

100 migrants evacuated from camp in Lille after judge orders expulsion

A large number of people had been staying in the old station, Saint-Sauveur Lille, and were expelled early on Tuesday morning

Thursday, August 24, 2017

Thursday, August 24, 2017

BBC figures show more than 56,000 migrant attempts to enter UK were stopped

BBC figures show more than 56,000 migrant attempts to enter UK were stopped

BBC figures show more than 56,000 migrant attempts to enter UK were stopped

The statistics were released by a Freedom of Information request

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Migration crisis will be 'a catastrophe if Europeans don't have societal fortitude to maintain our laws', says author

Douglas Murray attacks 'hypocrites' Lily Allen and Nicola Sturgeon over migrant crisis

Douglas Murray attacks 'hypocrites' Lily Allen and Nicola Sturgeon on migration

Murray told Julia Hartley-Brewer that migrants are complicit in human trafficking and we are headed for catastrophe if we don't take action

Thursday, June 1, 2017

Thursday, June 1, 2017

Migrants in Calais erect flaming barricade built of branches

Migrants in Calais erect flaming barricade built of branches

Migrants in Calais erect flaming barricade built of branches

Dams were erected on the roads leading to the port to attempt to board trucks bound for England before the jungle was dismantled

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Ministers scramble to make immigration plan due to fears Emmanuel Macron will end UK border controls at Calais

Ministers 'racing to finalise immigration plan over fears Emmanuel Macron will scrap Calais border'

UK ministers 'fear Emmanuel Macron will scrap Calais border controls'

The Telegraph is claiming government ministers are preparing to implement an immigration plan in the event that the new president ends UK border checks on French soil

Monday, May 8, 2017

Monday, May 8, 2017

Banksy EU mural in Dover provokes online debate

Banksy Brexit mural in Dover provokes heated online debate

Banksy EU mural in Dover provokes online debate

The illustration which appeared near the A20 showed a man cracking a star off an EU flag

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Four men on trial in Germany for allegedly hunting and beating refugee to death

Four 'refugee hunters' on trial in Germany accused of beating asylum seeker to death

Four 'refugee hunters' on trial in Germany accused of beating man to death

The case is linked to the rise of so called 'vigilante mobs' which hunt asylum seekers

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Fire rips through migrant camp in northern France

Fire rips through migrant camp in northern France

Fire rips through migrant camp in northern France

The Grande-Synthe camp near Dunkirk was devastated after a fight broke out which triggered the fire

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Calais Jungle migrant found in the English Channel in a kayak

Calais Jungle migrant found in the English Channel in a kayak

Calais Jungle migrant found in the English Channel in a kayak

The man was picked up in the Channel by coastguard services

Francois Hollande promises the land where the Calais Jungle stood will never be resettled by migrants

Calais Jungle land will never be resettled by migrants, says Francois Hollande

Calais Jungle land will never be resettled by migrants, says Francois Hollande

The French President assured the public in an interview with regional paper La Voix Du Nord

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Demolition of Calais Jungle begins

Demolition of Calais Jungle begins

Demolition of Calais Jungle begins

The third day of the operation to dismantle the migrant camp began with the first demolition work

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Calais jungle: Migrants are 'a shared responsibility' between Britain and France, says CalAID co-founder Siobhan Wall

LISTEN Julia tells Calais aid worker 'we have no responsibility for non-British citizens living in a safe country'

Julia tells Calais aid worker Britain has no responsibility for Jungle migrants

Siohan Wall, the co-founder of the refugee charity CalAid, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the plight of the Calais refugees - and got a stern rebuke

Monday, October 24, 2016

Monday, October 24, 2016

Calais jungle camp 'an affront to humanity', says Charlie Elphicke MP

Calais jungle camp 'an affront to humanity', says Charlie Elphicke MP

Calais jungle camp 'an affront to humanity', says Charlie Elphicke MP

The camp of migrants on the shores at Calais began to be dismantled by the French authorities over the weekend

Friday, October 21, 2016

Friday, October 21, 2016

Armed men attack a migrant boat of the coast of Libya

Armed men 'attack migrant boat of the coast of Libya'

Armed men 'attack migrant boat of the coast of Libya'

At least four people are dead and 15 injured in the attack

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Calais Jungle children: Lord Alf Dubs calls for greater focus on safety over age

UK Calais Jungle children: Lord Alf Dubs says we must focus on safety, not age

Lord Alf Dubs demands we focus on Calais children's safety, not their age

There have been some questions as to whether some of the children arriving into the UK this week are really children

'What humanity has the man got?' - Ken Loach blast David Davis over Calais jungle children dental health checks

Ken Loach ridicules migrant children teeth checks: 'Why not pin Star of David on them too?'

Ken Loach savages migrant teeth checks: 'Why not pin Star of David on them too?'

The legendary film director joined Sam Delaney in the studio

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Francois Hollande: 'We're doing our bit' for Calais migrants, says Charlie Elphicke MP

'Britain isn't responsible for migrant crisis': MP Charlie Elphicke responds to Francois Hollande's Calais Jungle comments

MP Charlie Elphicke rebukes Francois Hollande for Calais Jungle comments

French president had called for Britain to step up and 'play its part' in humanitarian efforts within Calais Jungle

Monday, September 19, 2016

Monday, September 19, 2016

Calais Jungle: Rape and sexual assaults reported on a daily basis, says journalist

Calais Jungle: Rape and sexual assaults reported on a daily basis, says journalist

Calais Jungle: Rape and sexual assaults reported daily, says journalist

Enda Brady has visited the camp on the shores of Calais, where 10,000 migrants are desperately trying to reach the UK

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Migrant crisis: 'The way forward is to have a resettlement community in North Africa', says UKIP leadership candidate

Ukip leadership candidate says migrants should be sent to North African camp to solve crisis

Ukip leadership candidate demands migrants be sent to North Africa

Elizabeth Jones believes Calais' Jungle migrant camp should be shut down and a resettlement community opened in North Africa

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Migration Crisis: UK asylum 'hotspot' plan is worth exploring, says Migrant Rights Network Director

Migration Crisis: UK asylum 'hotspot' plan worth exploring, says Migrant Rights Network Director

UK asylum 'hotspot' plan worth exploring, says Migrant Rights Network

Calais regional president Xavier Bertrand put forward an idea where migrants could claim UK asylum before crossing the channel