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Italian Authorities Unable to Recieve 700 Migrants on a Medicins Sans Frontieres Rescue Boat

“Italian island turns away migrant boat with hundreds on board – because it has run out of room,” by Caroline Mortimer for the Independent: Italian authorities have prevented a rescue boat with 700 migrants on board from landing on the … Continue reading

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Racism Against Morroco’s African Immigrants

“Morocco’s African immigrants fear rising racism tide,” by Jalal al-Makhfi for the AFP (reposted by Morocco World News): “Is it a crime now, being an immigrant?” asks Eric Williams, a Cameroonian living in Rabat, where the murder of a Senegalese man … Continue reading

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EU Funding Keeps Sub-Saharan Migrants at Bay in Morocco

“The EU is ignoring the human rights abuses behind Morocco’s razor wire,” by Paul Mason for the Guardian: Ibrahim, from Gambia, paddled into what he thought were Spanish waters and phoned the coastguard, demanding to be rescued. They handed him … Continue reading

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