The number of migrants arriving in the UK through the English Channel in dinghy boats Four times in 2020 compared to 2019.
This information has come up in the recently published official statistics. News BBC.
The number of immigrants arriving in the UK Thus in 2020 was 6,400, compared to 1,844 in 2019.
The ice is north despite the cooler temperatures. Last Thursday morning, 33 people arrived in the UK in four boats from France. Then in the afternoon, 23 more people joined them. However, 33 people crossed the UK in a dinghy but Were detained by French authorities.
Border guards have also identified 23 more people who tried to enter the UK illegally through Port of New Haven. Who originally sailed from Dieppe. UK Immigration Minister Chris Philippe said France was a safe country to live in with a good and effective asylum system.
Asylum seekers should first seek asylum in a safe country. In no way should they risk their lives and choose the dangerous and illegal way of immigration. We are working very deeply with France to prevent illegal immigration. We have now increased police patrols and surveillance.