Migration from Albania is nothing new. Five of those rescued from the boat have since claimed asylum here, the others are “being processed for removal” from the UK. Channel 4 News recently reported that a group of Albanians were camped out on the side of a cliff in France, waiting for a chance to cross to the UK.
Grisly pictures show Abigail Bamber giving CPR to the 41-year-old victim, Edmund Sinanaj, who is covered in blood, and gasping for breath. Albanian national Kozma Dhaskali, 32, appeared in court on Wednesday morning, charged with attempted murder.