Europe migrant crisis

Group of 16 Iraqi migrants arrive on boat at Dover

A group of 16 migrants have been detained after they arrived at Dover's Eastern Docks in a boat on Tuesday.

The men, women and children said they were Iraqis and were given medical checks and found to be well, the Home Office said.

They were transferred to immigration officers for interview.

Eight suspected migrants found in back of lorry

Eight men have been found in the back of a lorry in Chicester, Sussex Police say.

The suspected migrants were discovered in Lagness Road, Runcton, at about 21:10 GMT on Wednesday after the lorry driver heard banging from inside of his vehicle.

The men received medical checks and were given water before being arrested on suspicion of illegal entry into the UK.

They were taken into custody and handed over to the immigration authorities, police said.

Peter Szijjarto: EU 'lying' about border protection
The Hungarian Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto says the EU is intent on weakening border protection.