Hollande says Calais ‘Jungle’ camp must be ‘completely dismantled’

Hollande says Calais ‘Jungle’ camp must be ‘completely dismantled’

French President François Hollande said on a visit to the northern port of Calais Monday that the sprawling “Jungle” camp there must be “completely dismantled”. Hollande, on his first visit to Calais as president, also called on Britain to “play its part” in resolving the migrant crisis. Most of the migrants in the camp, mainly […]

Calais ‘Jungle’ migrant camp to be ‘gradually dismantled’

Calais ‘Jungle’ migrant camp to be ‘gradually dismantled’

The “Jungle” camp in the northern French town of Calais, home to thousands of migrants hoping to reach Britain, will be dismantled in stages, the country’s interior minister pledged on Thursday. Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve told the Nord Littoral regional newspaper that he would press ahead with the closure “with the greatest determination”, gradually dismantling […]