Tag: migrant crossing

Three Men Suffocating in Refrigerated Lorry Rescued

Three men were rescued from inside an airtight refrigerated lorry that has travelled from France, after calling the police for help. Officers launched a search for the vehicle and found it Wednesday afternoon. Police rescued three suffocating men...

New deal to curb migrant crossings in the English Channel will mean increased militarisation of borders

New Agreement to Curb Migrant Channel Crossings

A deal between the UK and France to try and stop asylum seekers crossing the Channel has come into effect on December 1st. The new agreement was signed a few days earlier by the Home Secretary, Priti Patel and the French Interior Minister Gerald...

migrant boat intercepted by UK border control

Asylum Seekers Intercepted During COVID-19 Pandemic

Boats Carrying Asylum Seekers Intercepted During Bank Holiday in the UK Over the bank holiday weekend, around 140 boats carrying asylum seekers and migrants were intercepted in the English Channel. A spike in the number of those attempting to...