Asylum SeekersEuropeGeneralGlobal IssuesHumanityMigrationRefugeesSociety

Number of asylum seekers making the perilous trip across English Channel triples

More than 27,000 asylum seekers have risked their lives this year by cramming into inflatable dinghies across the English Channel, but the UK government is trying to crack down on their border controls.

Arash* took his first steps on English soil on a cloudy, drizzly day in May, after attempting a perilous crossing of the Channel from northern France.

  • SBS News

UK border police intercepted the inflatable dinghy on which he and …

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Back to top button