Calais similarly pleaded for help when it was home to “the Jungle” of Third World migrants trying to illegally enter Britain via the Channel Tunnel. Eventually French authorities demolished the Jungle but others are slowly taking its place, an inevitability since the migrants are still in France and Britain’s welfare system still makes it an attractive destination.
The small French town of Ouistreham in Normandy is struggling to cope with an influx of illegal migrants looking for a new launch pad to Britain, now that security has tightened around Calais.
The town’s security chief told the Daily Mail that most of the migrants are Africans from Eritrea and Sudan, but there are others who hail from countries such as Albania, Pakistan, Iran, and Afghanistan — and the situation is deteriorating.
“It is getting worse,” he told the newspaper. “We need more help. We need more police officers, but this is a problem that has to be resolved at a higher level.
From CIW NEWS Contributor
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Ouistreham, Normandy, France
France (FR) is estimated to have a population of 66.8 million with a growth rate during 2010-2015 of 0.5% pa.
At the same rate of change, in five years' time its population will increase by 1.7 million.