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Cameron says he 'welcomes French efforts' in Calais

David Cameron discussed the migrant crisis with Francois Hollande and says he has welcomed France's efforts.

The Prime Minister said on Twitter that he and the French President had agreed to "keep working together to tackle illegal migration".

FIFA accused Alejandro Burzaco pleads not guilty

Argentinian businessman Alejandro Burzaco pleaded not guilty to the charges Credit: Interpol

Argentinian businessman Alejandro Burzaco, one of 14 people indicted in a corruption case involving FIFA, has pleaded not guilty.

The Judge set a bond at $20 million and allowed his release subject to restricted travel and electronic monitoring.

The former chairman of an Argentina-based sports marketing business entered his plea in a US federal court in Brooklyn today.

The 51-year-old former general manager and chairman of Torneos y Competencias SA, was extradited to the United States from Italy last month.


Migrants not deterred from UK by Calais fencing

Prime Minister David Cameron pledged today to work with French authorities to tackle the growing migrant crisis in Calais and sent extra sniffer dogs and fencing.

But in 'The Jungle', the squalid camp where the migrants live, there was no feeling that the fence would deter them from trying to get to the UK.

Iraqi migrant Haider Jasim has family in the UK and he had just come back from trying to get on a lorry to England with two young children.

"My family is over there, my wife and my daughter is over there," he told ITV News Correspondent Emma Murphy.

"Every day, I try, I don't stop because I need to go to my family."

Pilot and three passengers confirmed dead in jet crash

Four people - the pilot and three passengers - died when a private jet crash-landed into a car auction site and burst into flames at Blackbushe Airport in Hampshire this afternoon, Hampshire Police has confirmed.

We can confirm that there were four people on board, including the pilot.

Sadly, there were no survivors. No one on the ground has been injured and we would urge anyone with any information, including pictures or videos, to contact 101.

– Acting chief inspector Olga Venner

Acting chief inspector Venner said police have launched a joint investigation with the Air Accidents Investigation Branch.

The airfield has been closed, police confirmed.

Crash jet was Saudi registered private aircraft

The Saudi General Authority of Civil Aviation has confirmed that the private jet involved in the crash was registered there.

Sources told the Press Association the jet had flown from Milan in Italy and was attempting to land at Blackbushe Airport.

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