PIC: A new Banksy has popped up on the French Embassy in London 6 years ago

PIC: A new Banksy has popped up on the French Embassy in London

Street artist Banksy has had his say on the Calais migrant crisis with a new installation in central London.

The mysterious artist is known for his poignant graffiti work with a strong political message, and the meaning behind this latest piece is clear as day.

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His latest artwork, which was painted on the side of the French Embassy in London, is a take on the iconic poster from Les Miserables - a musical about the French revolution.

In Banksy's version, we see Cosette with tears streaming down her face as tear gas billows around her.

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At the bottom left corner of the piece is a QR code. When scanned, you are brought to a video of a police raid on the refugee camps in Calais.

The piece was quickly covered by officials.