Category: France


French police clears largest migrant camp near Calais

Around 200 migrants were forced to abandon an informal camp in France after police cleared the area on 12 March 2019. Before its...
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European Court Rules in Favour of Child Migrant

France has been ordered by the European Union Court of Human Rights to pay an unaccompanied Afghan child migrant EUR 15,000. The...
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France to send more boats to Libya’s coastguard

France will deliver six boats to Libya to support the country’s efforts to curb irregular migration, the French defence...
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Migrants detained after storming port of Calais

At least 63 migrants were detained in Calais ferry terminal, after a coordinated push to board a Dover-bound ferry, French...
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Harrowing tales from migrants attempting to cross the English Channel

Migrants in northern France are repeatedly risking their lives to cross the English Channel. One Iraqi couple, Azis and Maryam,...
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Another 10 migrants picked up off British coast

Another ten migrants on two inflatable boats have been picked up by border patrol on the English Channel on 14 February 2019....
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Iranian family’s repeated attempts to cross the English Channel

Ahmad Ali, is an irregular migrant from Iran. Speaking to news agency itv, Ahmad said he has been living in Calais, France, with...
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Migrant freezes to death in French Alps

A young migrant who was found unconscious on the side of the road in the French Alps has died of heart attack and hypothermia,...
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Police clear informal migrant camps in Paris

French police evacuated over 1,000 migrants living in four makeshift camps in northern Paris in the last 10 days of January 2019,...
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