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Manuel Valls, the French Prime Minister

France finally turns Calais ‘jungle’ into a humanitarian refugee camp

Following Manuel Valls, the French Prime Minister’s visit to Calais, he announced that the EU pledges extra money to turn what is known as the jungle into a humanitarian camp for 1500 refugees in 2016. The change of heart has come after the EU granted France an extra €5 million to turn the manmade Shanty Town into a refugee camp.[Read More…]

The war of words

The war of words

The crisis in Calais has now got the whole world watching and waiting to see the next course of events that are about to unfold. As a resident living in the town and reporting from inside, things are just about going to escalate in ways that are imaginable. Having recently spoken to Mr Roussel, a local town councilor on the[Read More…]

Refugees asked to perform sex acts to gain asylum in the UK

Refugees asked to perform sex acts to gain asylum in the UK

Border agency officers have been asking claimants to commit lewd acts in order to prove their sexual identity, it has been revealed. The practice was criticised in a Commons committee report which saw asylum seekers waiting for up to 16 years for a decision. But in the case of some who were fleeing from countries where they are persecuted because[Read More…]