French Authorities Destroyed a Refugee Camp in Calais

"I am searching for freedom in Europe but I find none!"

On March 1, French law enforcement entered a refugee camp called "The Jungle" in Calais with the intent of destroying it. Resistance from residents and protesters led to violent clashes. As of now there is no alternative housing for all refugees from the camp. "As millions of refugees and migrants flee their war-torn countries in search of safety and security elsewhere, some have survived perilous journeys to Europe only to be aggressively displaced by their host governments."
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Tuesday, March 1, 2016