Migrant drownings a ‘dreadful shock'
Manchester Evening News|November 26, 2021
HOME Secretary Priti Patel said there is “no quick fix” to tackle migrants crossing the Channel in small boats as France demanded fresh assistance and dozens more made the perilous crossing in the wake of the deadliest day of the crisis on record.

French President Emmanuel Macron said he was requesting “extra help” from the UK yesterday as authorities revealed that pregnant women and children were among the at least 27 people who died when a dinghy capsized off the coast of Calais.

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