And up to 100 more are joining them on the streets each day, aid groups say.
How the Dismantling of the Jungle in Calais Became a Sad Example of Fortress Europe - Observations From a Volunteer
By Elisabeth Weisswange, Sciences Po On the spot age assessment and the threat of/actual use of violence are only some illustrations
The children’s plight has triggered a diplomatic row between Paris and London, with tensions intensifying after President Hollande pressed Britain to accept its share of responsibility for the minors.
The president says French authorities evacuated 5,000 people from the camp, but there are 1,500 unaccompanied minors left.
Moreover, once the dismantling of the jungle is complete, the government will have to assume a clearer political line on immigration, otherwise the situation will not be sustainable.
Why this is dangerous is because the people who are actually living there, are becoming less and less human. The reason they
The notoriously overcrowded Jungle camp is home to nearly 10,000 people.
Enter the migrant crisis.
"Refugees are just looking to live their lives as normally as possible."
'The Jungle' is the infamous nickname given to the transient refugee settlement in Calais, France. This makeshift slum-labyrinth is one of the biggest migrant camps in Europe and has been 'home' to an estimated 6,000 people from all over the Middle East and Northern Africa who have fled their war-torn countries and hope to make it to the UK and apply for asylum there.