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France is seeking migration agreements between the European Union and Great Britain

D.He is the French Interior Minister Of Gerald Durman Has called for a migration agreement between the European Union and the United Kingdom. This should solve the refugee problem between Paris and London. Thurman said on Sunday that a European agreement would be in place to help resolve the issues of asylum applications, deportations and family reunification. This issue was not taken into account in the Brexit talks, so the French EU Council, which begins on January 1, will be on the presidency’s schedule.

The number of those who reached the English coast that year was high BBC According to the British Home Office, there were 8,417 more than 13,000 people in the year 2020. According to the British news agency PA, there were more than 17,000 in 2021 – more than twice as many as in 2020.

In the past two days, British ships have tried to cross the English Channel with more than 1,100 migrants trying to enter the UK. On Friday, a total of 624 migrants were taken on 23 missions, compared to 491 on 17 missions on Saturday. During the same period, French authorities said they had prevented 414 immigrants from crossing into Great Britain.

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The French news agency AFP announced on Twitter that the French minister had asked London to pay the 62.7 million euros agreed in July for border security. A few weeks ago, British Home Secretary Priti Patel noted that funding could be cut off if France did not stop the kidnappers from acting more firmly. However, according to Turman, the Coast Guard has stopped almost two-thirds of all boats launched in France in the past three months. Previously, it was only half.

Durman visited Loon-Blaze and Marquez on the French coast on Saturday, where immigrants tried to cross the English Channel every day to get to England.

At the Loon Place by French Interior Minister Gerald Durman

At the Loon Place by French Interior Minister Gerald Durman

Image: AFP