“The Jungle” is a refugee camp in the French port city of Calais, the primary crossing point between England and France. It’s here that Banksy has revealed new artwork depicting the late Steve Jobs, founder of Apple and, as his piece … Continue reading →
Top News: "FRANCE: 'Jungle' Migrant Camp Demolition To Begin" - http://politicoscope.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/Calais-Migrant-Calais-Migrant-Jungle-Camp-News-Today-EU-European-Union-790x395.jpg - Many of migrants fleeing war and poverty, closure of the "Jungle" marks end of a dream to reach Britain, which lies a tantalizingly short sea crossing away. on Politicoscope - http://politicoscope.com/2016/10/25/france-jungle-migrant-camp-demolition-to-begin/.
Anti Riot police (CRS) during a tense facing with a group of migrants. Calais France. December 7 2015. Shot by Jerome Sessini at the end of 2015 the Calais jungle is the name given to the shantytown near Calais city where migrants live while they attempt to enter the United Kingdom by stowing away on ferries cars or trains travelling through the Port of Calais or the Eurotunnel Calais Terminal. About 5 000 migrants were living in the Jungle of Calais at the time. As the crossing to England…
Calais migrants to be given heated tents, as police numbers rise Migrants" tents are pictured in the "New Jungle" migrant camp in Calais, where thousands of migrants live in the hope of crossing the Channel to Britain, on 21 October 2015.