Protesters with union flag clash with French police over Calais jungle
Migrants carrying a union flag clashed with French riot police as they tried to clear the ‘Jungle’ camp yesterday.
The camp in Calais is used by asylum seekers trying to reach Britain, with many trying to cross to the UK on lorries, ferries or the Channel Tunnel every night.
French president Francois Hollande has promised to ‘dismantle’ it and move people living there to so-called ‘welcome and orientation centres’ dispersed around the country.
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