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Calais: The Black Eyed Peas Singer Visited the “Jungle”

The singer of the Black Eyed Peas, Will.i.am, came to support the volunteers of the British Care 4 Calais group working in the “Jungle” …

Sunday, the singer of the band Black Eyed Peas, will.i.am, visited migrants from the “Jungle” in Calais to support them, according to photos on his Twitter account.

“Thanks to the volunteers, you are angels”

“I spent the day in the Calais camp in France … thank you to the volunteers, you are angels,” tweeted the American, whose real name William James Adams, embellishing his message of pictures where he posed next to many migrants and volunteers.


He has exchanged with volunteers of the British Association ” Care4Calais  “promising “to do more” to “returning shortly with humanitarian aid.”

“People do not care (of migrants) not because they have no heart … but because they do not know and are distracted,” tweeted also one of the founding members of the sacred American group best Pop album Grammy in 2010.

Many celebrities before him

Several celebrities have shown their support for Calais migrants: in September, the British singer Charlie Winston had participated in a demonstration of support for migrants. In December, it was the British Banksy street artist who had made ​​several frescoes near the “Jungle” and in the town of Calais. In February, it was the British actor Jude Law who had gone.
Saturday afternoon, it will be the Spanish conductor Jordi Savall will happen the day center Jules Ferry for a Baroque concert for migrants and their families, before another performance in the evening on the Place d’Armes Calais.

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