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UK hopes France will reconsider cancelling invite to migration meeting

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By Reuters
UK hopes France will reconsider cancelling invite to migration meeting
UK hopes France will reconsider cancelling invite to migration meeting   -   Copyright  Thomson Reuters 2021

LONDON – Britain hopes France will reconsider cancelling the invitation for interior minister Priti Patel to attend a meeting scheduled this weekend to tackle the topic of illegal migrants, transport minister Grant Shapps said on Friday.

“No nation can tackle this alone and so I hope that the French will reconsider,” he told BBC News.