Calais Sees Migrant Population Double on Iran, Syria Arrivals

  • Camp outside town now housing as many as 6,000 migrants
  • More and more new arrivals coming from Iran, Syria and Iraq

The number of migrants in the French town of Calais, where thousands are stranded in their attempt to enter the U.K., has roughly doubled in the last three weeks, according to a local representative for the government.

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