French authorities demolished the "jungle" of Calais. On Tuesday workers destroyed tents and huts with sledgehammers and breaking bars. Several thousand migrants will be distributed across the country.
A 2-year-old girl of Kurdish origin has died after Belgian police chased a van carrying illegal migrants, local media report. Prosecutors say the girl's death was not a result of police gunfire.
At least five people have been shot after a fight involving more than 100 Eritreans and Afghans erupted in Calais. The French interior minister blamed traffickers for "fueling daily violence and brawls."
The dawn operation was the 35th camp clearance undertaken in the French capital over the past three years. Those living at the "Millenaire" camp in the northeast the city are being moved to temporary accomodation.
French President Emmanuel Macron says France wants more money from the UK and to negotiate a better police cooperation to handle the migrants in Calais. He made the comments during a visit to the French port town.
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