Half of Calais 'Jungle' migrant camp to be razed


Some 1,000 migrants are to be displaced from a part of the the makeshift and insalubrious camp which the authorities will raze next week.

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France intends to bulldoze half of the makeshift 'Jungle' camp in Calais and authorities have given one week’s warning to between 800 and 1,000 migrants and refugees to leave a seven-hectare southern section of the site reports The Guardian.