LONDON – British border authorities have fetched 34 people who tried to cross the English channel in a small boat.
The home office said the passengers thought to be migrants, and their nationalities were not yet known.
The office said they were landed in Dover for immigration talks, while three men were arrested for suspected immigration crimes.
Video shows that more people are being helped by a dinghy vessel and taken by motor boat to a milling machine, HMC Vigilant.
Most immigrants who hope to cross the canal try to throw trucks, but several have tried to make often small boats. The French authorities counted 71
Last year, Britain said that two ships would be redistributed from the Mediterranean to the Channel.