NGOs drop support for 'ill-prepared' Calais Jungle evacuation

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It was after talks with interior minister Bernard Cazeneuve and his officials, together with housing minister Emmanuelle Cosse, earlier this week that representatives of the major NGOs that provide medical and material assistance to the thousands of migrants living in appalling conditions in “the Jungle” camp in Calais withdrew their earlier support for the French government’s plan to evacuate the shantytown.