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Body of young migrant found at Belarus-Polish border as Britain sends troops to help with crisis

Sky News Saturday, 13 November 2021
Body of young migrant found at Belarus-Polish border as Britain sends troops to help with crisisThe body of a young Syrian man has been found on the Poland-Belarus border, bringing the death toll from the migrant crisis there to at least nine.
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News video: Migrants attempt to tear down barbed wire Belarus-Poland border

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