Calais strike clogs British motorway with 3,000 trucks

London (AFP) – British police closed off sections of motorway to park some 3,000 trucks waiting to board ferries to France on Wednesday as striking ferry workers blocked the port of Calais for a third consecutive day. “Due to the disruption at French ports, HGVs (heavy goods vehicles) destined for Port of Dover and Eurotunnel terminals are being ‘stacked’ on the M20,” the local Kent police force said in a statement.

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