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Second man held over people found in Tilbury Docks container

A second man has been arrested in Northern Ireland in connection with the death of a man and discovery of 34 other immigrants in a shipping container at Tilbury Docks, Essex Police said.

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'Impossible' to check every shipping container

"It's just not possible" to check every shipping container that enters this country for people, the head of a human trafficking charity told Good Morning Britain.

Andrew Wallis, chief executive of Unseen, said the only way to prevent cases like that of the 35 Afghani Sikhs found in a container at Tilbury Docks is to improve the circumstances for people in "source countries."

Mr Wallis said half a billion containers get shipped around the world every day.

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