By Daily Mail Reporter
Published: 01:04 BST, 21 October 2019 | Updated: 09:20 BST, 21 October 2019
A boatload of migrants has been intercepted in the Channel just days after the Home Secretary pledged to halve illegal crossings.
The 13 migrants were found heading toward the UK coast on Saturday morning.
A Border Force cutter picked up the men, women and children, who said they were from Iran, Egypt and Iraq.