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UK redeploying Royal Navy patrols to the Channel to deter migrant crossings

Friday, January 4th 2019 - 08:40 UTC
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Royal Navy patrol ship has been sent to the English Channel to deter migrant crossings, the Ministry of Defense has confirmed. Defense Secretary Gavin Williamson said HMS Mersey would “help prevent migrants from making the dangerous journey”. Read full article

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  • shackleton

    Oh, great news....NOT..! This will merely encourage more crossings as they will now expect to be rescued if they have boat trouble. And, if their boat is not in trouble, as soon as the RN patrol ship hoves into sight they will scuttle their tub, be picked out of the water and brought to blighty. Mission accomplished..!

    Jan 04th, 2019 - 09:55 am - Link - Report abuse 0

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