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In pictures: Migrants leave the jungle refugee camp in Calais

French authorities began moving thousands of people out of the notorious Calais Jungle before demolishing the camp that has served as a launchpad for attempts to sneak into Britain.

In pictures: Migrants leave the jungle refugee camp in Calais
French anti-riot policemen stand guard a gathering of migrants during the full evacuation of the Calais 'Jungle' camp, in Calais, northern France, on October 24, 2016. French authorities began on October 24, 2016 moving thousands of people out of the notorious Calais Jungle before demolishing the camp that has served as a launchpad for attempts to sneak into Britain. Migrants lugging meagre belongings boarded buses taking them away from Calais' 'Jungle' under a French plan to raze the notorious camp and symbol of Europe's refugee crisis. (Francois Lo Presti/AFP/Getty Images)
In pictures: Migrants leave the jungle refugee camp in Calais
Migrants walk on a road during the full evacuation of the Calais 'Jungle' camp, in Calais, northern France, on October 24, 2016. French authorities began on October 24, 2016 moving thousands of people out of the notorious Calais Jungle before demolishing the camp that has served as a launchpad for attempts to sneak into Britain. Migrants lugging meagre belongings boarded buses taking them away from Calais' 'Jungle' under a French plan to raze the notorious camp and symbol of Europe's refugee crisis. (Francois Lo Presti/AFP/Getty Images)
In pictures: Migrants leave the jungle refugee camp in Calais
Migrants walk on a road during the full evacuation of the Calais 'Jungle' camp, in Calais, northern France, on October 24, 2016. French authorities began on October 24, 2016 moving thousands of people out of the notorious Calais Jungle before demolishing the camp that has served as a launchpad for attempts to sneak into Britain. Migrants lugging meagre belongings boarded buses taking them away from Calais' 'Jungle' under a French plan to raze the notorious camp and symbol of Europe's refugee crisis. (Francois Lo Presti/AFP/Getty Images)
In pictures: Migrants leave the jungle refugee camp in Calais
Migrants sit on the ground as they wait during the full evacuation of the Calais 'Jungle' camp, in Calais, northern France, on October 24, 2016. French authorities began on October 24, 2016 moving thousands of people out of the notorious Calais Jungle before demolishing the camp that has served as a launchpad for attempts to sneak into Britain. Migrants lugging meagre belongings boarded buses taking them away from Calais' 'Jungle' under a French plan to raze the notorious camp and symbol of Europe's refugee crisis. (Francois Lo Presti/AFP/Getty Images)
In pictures: Migrants leave the jungle refugee camp in Calais
French anti-riot policemen stand guard a gathering of migrants during the full evacuation of the Calais 'Jungle' camp, in Calais, northern France, on October 24, 2016. French authorities began on October 24, 2016 moving thousands of people out of the notorious Calais Jungle before demolishing the camp that has served as a launchpad for attempts to sneak into Britain. Migrants lugging meagre belongings boarded buses taking them away from Calais' 'Jungle' under a French plan to raze the notorious camp and symbol of Europe's refugee crisis. (Francois Lo Presti/AFP/Getty Images)
In pictures: Migrants leave the jungle refugee camp in Calais
A French anti-riot policeman stands next to migrants during the full evacuation of the Calais Jungle' camp, in Calais, northern France, on October 24, 2016. French authorities began on October 24, 2016 moving thousands of people out of the notorious Calais Jungle before demolishing the camp that has served as a launchpad for attempts to sneak into Britain. Migrants lugging meagre belongings boarded buses taking them away from Calais' 'Jungle' under a French plan to raze the notorious camp and symbol of Europe's refugee crisis. (Philippe Huguen/AFP/Getty Images)
In pictures: Migrants leave the jungle refugee camp in Calais
A French anti-riot policeman stands next to migrants during the full evacuation of the Calais Jungle' camp, in Calais, northern France, on October 24, 2016. French authorities began on October 24, 2016 moving thousands of people out of the notorious Calais Jungle before demolishing the camp that has served as a launchpad for attempts to sneak into Britain. Migrants lugging meagre belongings boarded buses taking them away from Calais' 'Jungle' under a French plan to raze the notorious camp and symbol of Europe's refugee crisis. (Philippe Huguen/AFP/Getty Images)
In pictures: Migrants leave the jungle refugee camp in Calais
A French anti-riot policeman stands next to migrants during the full evacuation of the Calais Jungle' camp, in Calais, northern France, on October 24, 2016. French authorities began on October 24, 2016 moving thousands of people out of the notorious Calais Jungle before demolishing the camp that has served as a launchpad for attempts to sneak into Britain. Migrants lugging meagre belongings boarded buses taking them away from Calais' 'Jungle' under a French plan to raze the notorious camp and symbol of Europe's refugee crisis. (Philippe Huguen/AFP/Getty Images)