Spain Admits to Use of Rubber Bullets

“Spain admits use of rubber bullets on migrants was wrong,” from the BBC:

Spain’s interior minister has admitted police should not have fired rubber bullets at migrants trying to reach its North African territory last month.

At least 15 migrants drowned on 6 February as hundreds tried to swim to the enclave of Ceuta from Morocco.

The police were criticised by the EU and rights groups who said the bullets could have played a role in the deaths.

This is the first time the Spanish government has admitted that police should not have used rubber bullets…

Advertisements
This entry was posted in Uncategorized and tagged , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s