Calls for a probe after 23 people die in attempt to enter Melilla | Refugees News

Calls for a probe after 23 people die in attempt to enter Melilla | Refugees News

Human rights groups have called for an investigation after at least 23 people died while attempting to scale a border fence between between Morocco and the Spanish enclave of Melilla in northern Africa. Authorities in Morocco and Spain said the individuals died as a result of a “stampede” with about 2,000 people trying to climb … Read more

Morocco: 18 migrants die in attempt to enter Spain’s Melilla | Migration News

Morocco: 18 migrants die in attempt to enter Spain’s Melilla | Migration News

Deaths occurred during attempted mass crossing into Spanish North African enclave by some 2,000 migrants, officials say. Moroccan authorities said that 18 migrants were killed and dozens of migrants and police officers were injured in a “stampede” of people trying to cross into the Spanish North African enclave of Melilla. A spokesperson for the Spanish … Read more