Projects: EU Immigration I: Fortress Europe: Fortress Europe - Immigration

A French customs officer checking trucks bound for England at the port of Calais. Immigrants stow away on trucks and trains in an attempt to cross the the English Channel to Britain where they believe they will receive the best benefits and have the best chance of finding work.Calais, France.Photo © J.B. Russell
Fortress Europe - Immigration, June 2000

A French customs officer checking trucks bound for England at the port of Calais. Immigrants stow away on trucks and trains in an attempt to cross the the English Channel to Britain where they believe they will receive the best benefits and have the best chance of finding work. 

Calais, France. 

Photo © J.B. Russell