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Police Clamp Down on Migrants at Paris Camp After 'the Jungle' Eviction
French riot police swooped on an illegal migrant camp in Paris on Monday, where numbers have soared following the Calais camp closure.
Migrants move tents from a makeshift camp on a street in Paris, on Oct. 28.
Today's operation, largely consisting of identity checks on some of an estimated 2,500 migrants sleeping rough around a canal and urban train bridge near Paris's Stalingrad metro station, came as pressure mounts on the government to clear and shut the camp.