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EU agrees to improve migration cooperation with Morocco after Melilla tragedy

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Madrid, SpainReuters Morocco and the European Union have agreed to cooperate more closely in combatting human trafficking after at least 23 migrants died during an attempted mass border crossing from Morocco into the neighbouring Spanish enclave of Melilla, Spain and Morocco said in a joint statement on Friday. The announcement came after Spanish Interior Minister […]

Dozens of migrants piled together at Melilla border fence – video

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Rabat, Morocco/Madrid, Spain Reuters Dozens of migrants were pictured lying by a Moroccan border fence, some bleeding and many apparently lifeless, in video showing the aftermath of an attempted mass crossing into a Spanish enclave on Friday in which at least 23 died.  Moroccan authorities said the disaster occurred after migrants attempted to breach a […]