Miles-long queues and traffic on the M20 caused as a result of police rampingup checks at the port of Dover. The enhanced security measures had beenrequested by counter-terrorism police due to "ongoing operational activity".The policing operation has now been stood down and border control checks arereturning to normal, according to police.
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Anti-migrant protesters have clashed with police, with some arrests being made, during protests at Dover Harbour.
At the same time, Kent's Anti-Racism Network activists gathered in the town centre to show solidarity with refugees. Report by Alibhaiz. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Activists from Anti-Racism Network have gathered in Kent to share their support for migrants arriving in Dover.
The demonstrations coincide with anti-migrant protests taking part by the docks in the same town. Report by Alibhaiz. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Anti-migrant protesters have clashed with police and blocked a dualcarriageway. Rival groups assembled in Dover to demonstrate over the arrivalof thousands of migrants in small boats. Traffic on the A20 was at astandstill in both directions after protesters assembled on the road in largenumbers.
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Large numbers of suspected migrants are arriving in the UK following days ofhigh winds in the English Channel. Border Force has deployed extra resourcesto the Dover Strait on Tuesday as crossings have resumed in earnest. More than100 people thought to be migrants have been seen arriving in Dover harbourwrapped in blankets and wearing life jackets.
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More than 1,450 migrants arrived in the UK by small boats in August despite avow from Priti Patel to make the dangerous route 'unviable'. More suspectedmigrants were seen arriving in the Port of Dover on Tuesday morning and BorderForce remains active in the English Channel.
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