Albanian gangs have launched a TikTok advertising blitz offering stowaway trips to the UK.
Ahead of a supposed crackdown on small boat arrivals, the criminals are demanding up to £18,000 a head but boast of ‘100 per cent success’.
Unlike small boat arrivals, who are usually collected by lifeboats and passed to Border Force officials, lorry migrants disappear on arrival.
This means they avoid detention and a potential fast-track return to Albania.
Although not likely to start until spring, the rapid removal deal agreed by former home secretary Priti Patel and her Albanian counterpart appears to have prompted the shift in tactics.
Ahead of a supposed crackdown on small boat arrivals, the criminals are demanding up to £18,000 a head but boast of ‘100 per cent success’
Others offered the chance to dodge the returns crackdown by flying to the UK with fake passports
A TikTok post from an account called ‘journey with a lorry’ said: ‘Tomorrow morning journey from Belgium. 100…