Channel migrants crossing – latest: Johnson calls for joint patrols with France after ‘catastrophic’ drownings

by The Independent

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The Independent—Boris Johnson news – live: France calls for ‘serious’ talks on Channel migrants as EU plane to patrol border. Follow for live updates—Channel migrants: I've offered joint patrols to prevent crossings. The home secretary told MPs that she's offered to work with France to stop vulnerable people risking their lives.

Mail Online—France savages Boris Johnson's demand for migrants that have crossed the Channel to be sent back. Gerald Darmanin suggested the letter was an example of ministers communicating differently in public than they were in private in yet another ratcheting up of tensions.