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A “citizens’ solidarity march” from Ventimiglia, Italy to Calais, France supporting migrants is being organized for the end of April

A “citizens’ solidarity march” will start on April 30 from Ventimiglia, Italy and proceed to Calais, France by July 7 to call for “a dignified welcoming of migrants, against the closing of borders, and against the criminalization of solidarity with migrants.” The march has been announced by François Guennoc, the …

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Europe 1, France: “For a year, the Hautes-Alpes have experienced an exponential increase in the influx of migrants”

For a year, the Hautes-Alpes have experienced an exponential increase in the influx of migrants, mainly from West Africa. According to the local authorities, 315 irregular migrants were sent back to Italy in 2016, and 1,900 in 2017. Recognizing that the migratory pressure remains strong along the Franco-Italian border, the …

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Hautes-Alpes, France: A hundred identititarian activists have undertaken an anti-migrant operation

This morning, a hundred activists of the Generation Identity movement began an operation in the Clarée Valley, on the Franco-Italian border. Most of the activists are French, but there are also Italians, Hungarians, Danes, Austrians, English, and Germans, who are are snowshoeing the 1,782-meter Col de l’Échelle to “control the …

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