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Migrants Trying to Reach the UK Injured in Brawl

40 02.06.2015 Инфо

A brawl broke out in the early hours of Monday morning between UK-bound migrants in the northern French port of Calais, resulting in 24 injuries, 14 of which required hospital treatment. According to the emergency services, the fight began after a makeshift tent was torched and escalated quickly into running battles with iron bars, knives and wooden bats. Riot police were called to the scene, where police said the fighting was "extremely serious".