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Britain to Begin Construction on Calais Wall to Contain Migrants

Britain plans to start building a wall in the northern French port of Calais as part of measures to contain migrants, junior Home Office Minister Robert Goodwill said Wednesday. The 4-meter-high [13-foot-high] concrete wall, which would stretch for 1 kilometer (0.6 mile), is expected to cost $3 million [2.7 million euros]. It will be built as part of a $23 million (17 million British pound) security package agreed to by Britain and France, after tens of thousands of attempted English...

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