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Clashes erupt in Calais 'Jungle' on eve of eviction

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ashes erupting at the so-called Calais jungle on the eve of demolition day. Small pockets of migrants and activists throwing stones and setting fires, police shooting back tear gas. About 1,200 officers are on hand for the eviction Monday, with some refugees saying they'll stand their ground.>> And then you take the bus.
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>> Okay.>> Okay?>> Okay.>> They've been told they have no choice but to go. Either to be bused to reception centers across France or face arrest.>> What do you say you have another house for all people young, bambino? After that, you go to UK but I don't know.
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>> At least 6,500 refugees currently live in the ramshackle camp. Many hoping to make it across the border into Britain. France says it's demolishing the makeshift shelters on humanitarian grounds, but the fate of some 1,300 unaccompanied children still hangs in the balance. Authorities say hundreds have been sent to the UK in recent days, but aide workers fear others will be overlooked if there's a repeat of Sunday night's chaos.