Tag: illegal migrants

Algerian illegal migrants flood Spain

October 1, 2021

In recent days, thousands of Algerian migrants arrived in Spanish coasts after risking their lives through tumultuous waters to escape hardship in their country. No ... Read More

Morocco foils major smuggling attempts of drugs, illegal migrants & cash

September 28, 2021

Moroccan authorities have thwarted major smuggling attempts of cannabis, cash, and illegal migrants in separate operations carried out lately in the Northern and Southern regions ... Read More

Scores of Algerians died last month in Mediterranean trying to reach Spain

December 22, 2020

Some 53 young Algerians perished or went uncounted for last month while trying to reach Spanish Baleare Islands, TSA reports citing Spanish media El Diario ... Read More

Italy deports 48 Tunisian illegal migrants

November 5, 2020

Italy has deported 48 Tunisian illegal migrants as part of a program, which began in August as authorities wage war on the Mediterranean crossing. Two ... Read More

Italy kick starts expulsion of Tunisian migrants

August 11, 2020

Italy began on Monday August 10 the expulsion of Tunisian citizens deemed illegal at the time waves of migrants from the North African country still ... Read More

Morocco Busts Illegal Migrant Smuggling Network

December 25, 2019

Moroccan authorities announced on Tuesday the arrest of eight people linked to a criminal network involved in illegal immigration and human trafficking. Search carried out ... Read More

Spain’s Acting PM Hails Morocco’s Role in Curbing Illegal Migrants

November 5, 2019

 Spanish acting Prime Minister and leader of the Socialist Workers' Party (PSOE) Pedro Sanchez has praised Morocco’s efforts in combating the illegal migrants’ crossings to ... Read More

Morocco stops 400 migrants from storming into Ceuta

August 31, 2019

Moroccan authorities stopped some 400 migrants from jumping the fence surrounding the Spanish occupied enclave of Ceuta. Spanish authorities said that 150 migrants managed to ... Read More

Moroccan navy rescues 117 migrants in two days

May 12, 2019

Morocco’s royal navy rescued 117 migrants on May 10-11 on board dinghies, a military source told national news agency MAP. The migrants were rescued off ... Read More

Morocco rescues 27 migrants off Mehdya

May 8, 2019

The Royal navy rescued 27 Sub-Saharan migrants on board a dinghy off the coast of Mehdya in the Atlantic Ocean. Nine women were among the ... Read More