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In a camp in Coquelles, close to Calais, Sudanese migrants warm themselves by a fire because they have no tent to protect them from the rain | Photo: Mehdi Chebil for InfoMigrants
Laws under attack in the UK from several sides as migrants continue to cross the Channel to England | Photo: Peter Nicholls /  REUTERS
From file: A group of people thought to be migrants are brought in to Dover, Kent, aboard a Border Force vessel following a small boat incident in the Channel on September 8, 2021| Photo: Picture-alliance
Migrants leave their camp in Calais where they have been staying for weeks in the hope of reaching England | Photo: Pascal Rossignol / Reuters
From file: French police intercept men thought to be migrants at the beach in Wimereux, northern France, on September 16, 2021 | Photo: Johan Ben Azzouz/MAXPPP/picture-alliance
A screenshot of Alex in Julien Goudichaud's film for the BBC | Source: Screenshot BBC
Migrants arrive on board a lifeboat after being rescued from the Channel | Photo: Gareth Fuller / PA Wire
Khaled watches for departures on the dunes of the Slack, in Wimereux, Pas-de-Calais, on September 8, 2021 | Photo: Mehdi Chebil for InfoMigrants
© François Lo Presti, AFP | French Maritime Gendarmes from Boulogne-Sur-Mer, south of the port of Calais, search for migrants at sea trying to cross the English Channel. on August 11, 2021.
From file: Home Secretary Priti Patel at the Home Office in central London | Photo: Picture-alliance
 an increasing number of migrants and refugees have tried to cross the sea to reach the United Kingdom in recent months| Photo: picture-alliance/dpa/Maxppp/J. Ben Azzouz
One migrant died and 120 were rescued on Thursday after migrants attempted to cross the Channel : Photo: Reuters