Squalid French camps where migrants desperate to reach Britain live | French connections | Scoop.it

Their goal lies across the water, on the shores of Dover, where they believe they will finally be able to leave their experiences of their war-torn homes behind.They have pitched their tents close to the shore after long and troublesome journeys from countries such as Syria, Iraq and Somalia, to seek asylum in the UK.Hundreds of refugees are camping out in Calais, France, awaiting the next opportunity to cross the English Channel