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Migrant breach briefly closes Channel Tunnel

As Europe struggles with its biggest migration crisis since World War II, thousands have made their way towards France's northern coast in the hope of finding passage across the Channel to England.

Lille, France

MORE than 100 migrants stormed the Channel Tunnel early Saturday, penetrating a third of the way through in an incident which halted traffic overnight.

The incident came as the daily flow of thousands of migrants and refugees flocking to Europe's shores showed little