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France to build 'humanitarian' camp for Calais asylum seekers

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EU will provide €5m aid to help France build tented encampment for 1,500 people to replace existing 'jungle' of makeshift shelters.

Huge storm prompts flight of 15,000 scouts and guides from French summer camp

France — Link

The teenagers, attending an open camp near Strasbourg, were evacuated to a nearby arena just minutes before fierce winds damaged the site.

Riot police use tear gas to clear makeshift migrant camp in Paris

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More than 80 migrants had set up camp outside a library in Paris’ 18th arrondissement, some of whom came from a nearby camp dismantled Friday.

President Hollande visits gas chamber to honour Jews

France — Link

President urged vigilance against resurgent anti-Semitism as he visited Natzweiler-Struthof, the only Nazi concentration camp on French soil. 

Leftists want chic Paris district to host Roma camp

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Councillors from the far-left Front de Gauche party in Paris have called for council vote on building a camp in heart of the 16th arrondissement.

Police empty Roma camp in northern France

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The camp in Roubaix, where some 200 people were living, was dismantled days after the interior minister said most Roma should be expelled.