Tag: Illegal Migration

Boat drifts from West Africa to Brazil with nine dead migrants on board

April 18, 2024

A boat was thrown by the current in Brazil’s coasts with nine dead migrants from Mauritania and Mali on board, an incident that highlights the ... Read More

EU to offer Tunisia about €165 million to curb migration

March 25, 2024

The EU plans an aid of up to €164.5 over three years to help Tunisia stop migrants from crossing to Europe, the Financial Times reported. ... Read More

Morocco: International network involved in Illegal migration, human trafficking dismantled in Salé

January 21, 2024

An international network involved in organizing illegal immigration and human trafficking was dismantled Saturday by officers of the provincial judicial police of Salé, on the ... Read More

U.S. singles out Senegal for legal action for helping illegal migrants at borders with Mexico

January 3, 2024

Troy A. Miller, a senior official of US Customs and Border Protection (CBP), has finger-pointed Senegal for housing “Pseudo-legitimate” travel agencies that allegedly propose illegal ... Read More

Record numbers of illegal African migrants reach Spain’s Canary Islands

October 24, 2023

Almost 1,500 African migrants have reached Spain's Canary Islands over the past weekend only, prompting an urgent €50 million aid package from the Spanish government ... Read More

Italy’s top diplomat to visit Tunisia today October 20

October 20, 2023

Antonio Tajani, Italy’s Foreign minister, is set to visit Tunisia today October 20 in view of inking with the North African country another deal for ... Read More

Tunisia ready to play role of EU policeman in return for cash

August 7, 2023

Cash-strapped Tunisia has willingly accepted to play the role of the policeman at the gate, in return for cash and for the silence of the ... Read More

Combatting Illegal Migration: Morocco’s Efforts in Figures


June 24, 2023

Migration governance in Morocco is based on a holistic, multi-dimensional approach which, by prioritizing respect for the migrants' rights and dignity, is intended to be ... Read More

Tunisia refuses to become Europe’s ‘Border Guard’ to curb illegal migration

June 19, 2023

Nancy Faeser and Gerald Darmanin respectively German and French Interior ministers arrived Sunday in Tunisia for meetings with Tunisian authorities few days after the North ... Read More

EU Pledges Support to Morocco’s Efforts against Illegal Migration and Human Trafficking

June 6, 2023

The European Union pledges to support Morocco’s efforts to fight the smuggling of migrants and human trafficking in its action plan unveiled Tuesday in Brussels ... Read More