‘Get out of our country’ -Refugee crisis in United Kingdom

UK to build ‘big new wall’ in Calais to stop migrants

Construction will begin soon on a “big new wall” in the French port city of Calais to prevent refugees and migrants from entering Britain, the UK has announced.

The four-meter (13 foot) high wall is part of a £17 million ($23 million) deal struck between Britain and France earlier this year to try to block migrants from crossing the English Channel.
“We’ve done the fence. Now we’re doing a wall,” British Immigration Minister Robert Goodwill announced at a government hearing on Tuesday.
It is the latest attempt to enhance border security in Calais, home to a controversial makeshift camp known as “The Jungle,” where thousands of displaced people live in squalid conditions.

http://www.cnn.com/2016/09/07/europe/calais-wall-migrants/index.html

 

Migrant crisis: Migration to Europe explained in seven charts

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-34131911

 

Refugee crisis: Calais Jungle children ‘have nowhere to sleep’

Around 100 youngsters left in refugee camp after French demolition crews tear down tents and shelters

http://www.theweek.co.uk/refugee-crisis/64108/refugee-crisis-calais-jungle-children-have-nowhere-to-sleep

 

David Cameron is to pledge an extra £1.2bn of UK aid to tackle the Syrian refugee crisis as he co-hosts a major international conference in London.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and US Secretary of State John Kerry will be among leaders from 70 countries aiming to ease the plight of refugees and create job opportunities.

https://news.sky.com/story/refugee-crisis-uk-to-pledge-extra-12bn-in-aid-10154924

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Participants hold flags and a banner during an anti-immigration rally organised by an initiative called “Stop Islamisation of Europe” and backed by the far-right “People’s Party-Our Slovakia” on September 12, 2015 in Bratislava, Slovakia. AFP PHOTO / Samuel Kubani

 

 

 

 

Shipwrecked migrants disembark from a rescue vessel as they arrive in the Italian port of Augusta in Sicily on April 16, 2015. As many as 41 migrants drowned after a small boat carrying refugees sank in the Mediterranean, Italian media said, days after 400 were lost in another shipwreck. Four survivors told Italian police and humanitarian organisations that their inflatable vessel sank not long after leaving the coast of Libya for Europe with 45 people on board. AFP PHOTO / GIOVANNI ISOLINOGIOVANNI ISOLINO/AFP/Getty Images

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

War refugees at the Gyekenyes Railway Station

 

 

 

 

 

British Muslim mother and child in the East End of London, UK

 

 

 

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