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French Minister Visits Calais to Defuse Rising Anti-migrant Tension

Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve is visiting the French port city of Calais on Friday to try to defuse rising tensions three days before local businesses, dockers, truckers and farmers hold protests to demand that an overcrowded migrant camp be closed. The minister was to meet with local officials, business representatives and police who man roadways to keep migrants from hopping trucks to Britain. Record numbers of migrants — possibly more than 9,000 — are currently living in the...

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