Tolerance.ca
Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations, Tolerance.ca® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

French Authorities Declare Calais 'Jungle' Camp Empty

French authorities declared the refugee camp known as "the jungle," near the French port city of Calais, empty Wednesday.   Large parts of the camp went up in flames Wednesday, as migrants set fire to shelters before being forced to leave. Firefighters put out fires set by departing migrants who acted in keeping with a tradition of burning their tents, despite being told not to do so.     French authorities conducted the operation to clear what had become a...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -


Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter