French police clear Paris refugee camp

French police clear Paris refugee camp

Police in Paris have cleared a refugee camp in the city centre where about 100 people were living, officers say, citing public order and health issues. The people had been living at the camp at Place de la Bastille since the end of May, the police prefecture said. They were waiting to be classified as unaccompanied minors, which would give them documentation and certain rights. The camp was obstructing people in the district and there was an outbreak of scabies …