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Police Reopen French Port of Calais, Arrest 35 Over Migrant Riot - Reports

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Police in France's port of Calais have reopened the port after migrants entered its territory and boarded one of the ferries at the port, and arrested 24 migrants and 11 of their supporters over the riot, local media reported Sunday.

MOSCOW (Sputnik) — On Saturday, up to 2,000 people, including migrants, protested in Calais over migrants' conditions. Later, some 150 migrants entered the port's territory after a demonstration in support of refugees, while 50 of them boarded the ferry named Spirit of Britain.

​The eleven arrested rights advocates, who may include the British nationals, are believed to be from the No Borders activist group, The Telegraph reported. The activists were accused by police of encouraging migrants to storm the ferry.

Europe has seen a massive influx of migrants this year, as people flee conflict and poverty in the Middle East and Africa.

Tens of thousands of migrants have been trying to cross into the United Kingdom via the Channel Tunnel between Folkestone in Britain and Coquelles in Calais, northern France.

The EU border agency Frontex detected over 1.8 million illegal border crossings in 2015, in contrast to some 283,000 in 2014.

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  • Elsa JV
    The world should take notice, western civilization, the rule of law, respect for the self and others, and respect for authority, as well as consideration to others and mindful of the social order as we know it -- is coming to an end.

    Just look at the undisciplined and lawless masses -- they claim their rights -- in fact, demand that their rights be satisfied -- with no respect or consideration for the rights of others, or the society in which they find themselves.

    In a time of obvious transition, there is a shift in worldview, from traditional to ultra-modern, where everything goes and is okay -- and Godlessness has become the norm. The so-called human rights and civil rights that started in the US after the Vietnam War, and every since in Europe as well, is permeating the soul of every society and the result is permissiveness.

    In this age, the enlightened people support the shift towards androgynous beliefs, looks, behavior, and even how to raise children to become androgynous. This is a dangerous trend that will lead to an increase in family decay, promoting homosexual lifestyle, in fact hold the homosexual lifestyle as preferable to traditional values. There is an increase in lawlessness, and promiscuity.

    These so-called activists that call for the 'human rights' of these migrants and walk together to protest again violations of their "rights". There is little evidence of respect for law and social order -- a menace that is fueling young adults and would eventually lead to increasing lawlessness.
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