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Dover: 50 suspected migrants picked up in four separate incidents | UK News

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More than 50 suspected migrants have been picked up around Dover in four separate incidents this morning, Sky News understands.

Eight people landed in a rib near Kingsdown beach, Dover, on Saturday morning. They were picked up by the Border Force.

Suspected migrants disembark near Dover
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Suspected migrants disembark near Dover

Fourteen suspected migrants were brought in to the port on the Border Force vessel Speedwell, and another 34 were picked up from two dinghies by the Border Force vessel Seeker, including five children.

A fifth dinghy has been intercepted but numbers of those onboard are unknown.

A group of suspected migrants make their way inland
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A group of suspected migrants make their way inland

Two of the suspected migrants are believed to have been taken to hospital as medical emergencies.

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