Migrant crisis: Are the French using channel crossings for advantage in coming elections?

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GBNews published this video item, entitled “Migrant crisis: Are the French using channel crossings for advantage in coming elections?” – below is their description.

‘Both both the UK and France have domestic audiences…there is a French election upcoming.’

Sarah Overton, researcher at UK in a Changing Europe, says deaths on the Channel crossings have ‘focussed minds’ this week.

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