Not doing enough? France senses policing alone won’t stop risky crossings
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Analysis: UK suggestions that the French are not exerting themselves enough belies a more complex situation

Behind Boris Johnson’s suggestions, after the Channel drownings, that France was not doing enough to stop small boat crossings, lies a more complex picture. There is a growing sense among charities and the French political class that policing, security and repression alone cannot solve the issue of refugees risking their life to reach the UK to claim asylum.

In the past year, with rising...

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