France Starts To Clear 'The Jungle' Migrant Camp

The migrant camp in Calais, France — home to more than 5,000 people who fled conflict in Syria and other locations — is being dismantled.

The people living at the camp, known as "The Jungle," are boarding buses and will be taken to centers around France where they will be able to apply for asylum.

Here & Now's Robin Young checks in with reporter Teri Schultz.


Teri Schultz, reporter based in Belgium. She tweets @terischultz.

This segment aired on October 24, 2016. The audio for this segment is not available.



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