At Least 300 African Migrants Storm Spain’s Melilla-Morocco Border

“African migrants ‘storm’ Spain’s Melilla-Morocco Border,” from the BBC:

At least 300 African migrants have stormed a border fence in an attempt to cross into the Spanish territory of Melilla from Morocco, officials say.

Morocco security forces clashed with the migrants, leaving 27 people wounded, they added.

Ninety-six migrants were arrested, while about 100 managed to cross over, the officials said.

Melilla is a major crossing point for sub-Saharan Africans seeking work or asylum in Europe.

Together with a second Spanish enclave, Ceuta, it is the European Union’s only land border with Africa…

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