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The English Channel has seen a spike in attempted crossings. | Photo: Picture-alliance/maxppp
More than 200 migrants and refugees have arrived in the UK since October 2018 | Credit: picture-alliance/dpa/empics/PAWire/V. Jones
Migrants aboard a rubber boat after being intercepted by French authorities, off the port of Calais, northern France
One of the migrant camps in Calais in January, 2018 | Photo: Mehdi Chebil
File picture of the fences in Calais. Photo: Mehdi Chebil
Seven people smugglers from Britain and Albania have been sentenced to prison for people smuggling. Photo: National Crime Agency
Young migrants receive food bags at the CCAS (Community Centre for Social Action) reception centre in Sainte-Marie-La-Mer, near Perpignan, France, 4 November 2016, after the demolition of the 'Jungle' migrant camp in Calais.EPA/GUILLAUME HORCAJUELO
The photo shows a young Kurdish girl walking in the migrant camp in the so-called 'Jungle' in Calais, which was later dismantled. Photo/Archive/EPA
Police clear Paris migrant camp Photo: Reuters/B. Tessier
Bryar K, who is originally from Iran, considers making it to England the “happy ending” for his long journey. Credit : Brenna Daldorph

This man stands in front of the migrant camp near Verrotières in Calais. (Credit: Mehdi Chebil)
About 700 migrants are sleeping rough in Calais. [Credit: Mehdi Chebil]