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French business owners and locals blockade the main road into the Port of Calais as they wait the arrival of a convoy of trucks protesting against The Jungle migrant camp on September 5, 2016 in Calais, France. Local people and business owners are taking part in the protest, dubbed Operation Escargot, calling for The Jungle camp at the French port to be demolished. Up to 10,000 migrants are now living at the camp and are using desperate and violent  measures to try and board trucks heading for the UK.  (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

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French business owners and locals blockade the main road into the Port of Calais as they wait the arrival of a convoy of trucks protesting against The Jungle migrant camp in Calais, France. Local people and business owners are taking part in the protest, dubbed Operation Escargot, calling for The Jungle camp at the French port to be demolished 

Boatmen wait for passengers at the river bank of Buriganga, in Dhaka, Bangladesh 27 November 2013, during the second day of the 48-hour country wide blockade of road, rail and water transport, as protest against the announcement of the schedule for the upcomng national poll. The election commission has announced the date of the national poll scheduled on 05 January 2014.

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Boatmen wait for passengers at the river bank of Buriganga in Bangladesh during the second day of a country-wide blockade of road, rail and water transport