One man dies and thirty people rescued in Channel crossing attempt


A man believed to be of Sudanese origin has died and 30 other people were rescued on Friday after a dinghy attempting to cross the Channel to the UK ran into difficulty close to the French coast.

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A man has drowned and 30 other people have been brought to safety by French rescue services after they tried to cross the Channel to the UK, reports BBC News.