Tensions Mount as Record Numbers Crowd French Migrant Camp

August 30, 2016 1:42 PM

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CALAIS, France — Tempers are rising among migrants squeezed in record numbers into a shrinking slum camp in France's port city of Calais, where they spend hours in line waiting for food and showers.

For the increasingly desperate and weary travelers in the camp known as "the jungle," the path to Britain — where most hope to go — appears blocked.

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