Calais Camp Will be Completely Dismantled: Says French President
French President Francois Hollande says the disputable alternative vagrant camp known as "The Jungle" in Calais will be totally disassembled before the end of the year.
Amid a visit toward the northern city on Monday, Hollande said France will do a "full and last" disassembly of the camp, where a large number of uprooted individuals live in dirty conditions.
"Starting now and into the foreseeable future our destinations are clear - to ensure the security of the general population of Calais, keep up the open request and guarantee for the vagrants and exiles conditions are stately," Hollande said.
He said he was in Calais to tell the "edgy migrants" that they won't stay in the camp in light of the fact that "their place is not here."
He included that the legislature would "secure them as much as vital."
Welcome to 'The Jungle'
Hollande said there are no less than 7,000 transients living in the zone, as indicated by the most recent figures, which were discharged in August. As indicated by the Calais representative from the Ministry of the Interior, there are 900 unaccompanied minors living inside the camp when help association France Terre d'Asile (FTDA) last numbered.
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