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Migrant Drowing in Spain Rises to 11

“Spain Migrant Drowning Toll Rises to 11,” from the AFP: Police found the body of a migrant on a beach in Ceuta Wednesday, bringing to 11 the number of people who drowned trying to swim to the Spanish territory from … Continue reading

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Morocco Seeks Europe’s Assistance on Migration

“Morocco seeking help from Europe on Migration,” by Smail Bellaoualli for the Associated Press: Morocco’s official human rights group has called for a new policy to integrate immigrants in the country with the help of European funding, amid persistent criticism … 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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