Sky News Explains: How does the UK handle immigration?

The issue of migration is divisive and inflammatory for people in the UK. And for those trying to reach our shores, they risk their lives at every move.

Why do people chose to make the dangerous journey? How to they make the difficult crossing? And what kind of welcome do they face on their arrival?

Sky’s Ashna Hurynag explains.

WARNING: This film contains images of dead animals.

SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos:

Follow us on Twitter:

Like us on Facebook:

Follow us on Instagram:

For more content go to and download our apps:



Sky News videos are now available in Spanish here/Los video de Sky News están disponibles en español aquí