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Nigel Farage deserves to be heard when he reveals migrant ‘handovers’ between France & UK, even if you can't stand his views

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22.05.2020

Just because you don't like the messenger, it doesn't mean you should dismiss what they're saying.

Nigel Farage has blown the lid off what appears to be a scandalous operation happening out on the high seas.

His videos and reporting have uncovered French state ships shepherding migrants packed onto a dingy from their coastline, all the way out until they reached British waters in the Channel.

The French then performed a U-turn and British official vessels took over, taking the people into the port of Dover in the south east of England.

I just witnessed the French Navy escorting illegal migrants into British waters, despite the money we are paying them.They even tried to prevent us from filming the handover, as you can see in the video.This is an outrage and a scandal. Time for the government to get a grip. pic.twitter.com/hT8ctbZag5

The routes of the boats are verifiable using the MarineTraffic website.

The issue at hand is not one of the rights and wrongs of what justifies migration, be it war, political freedom, racial discrimination or sexual violence – these are all serious matters and cannot be trivialised.

It's that large swathes of society are pre-disposed to let a default setting kick in, instead of objectively looking at what is........

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