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" Melilla"

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World - Region
6/25/2023 9:51:27 PM
Hundreds of protesters rallied Saturday near Spain's North African exclave of Melilla, bordering Morocco, to mark a mass attempt by migrants to storm the territory, in which at least 23 people died.

World - Region
7/4/2022 9:18:22 PM
The trial of 36 migrants accused of "illegally entering" Morocco started Monday but was immediately halted, lawyers said, days after a mass attempt to cross into a Spanish enclave.

World - International
6/25/2022 10:25:32 PM
The Spanish prime minister on Saturday described a deadly migrant rush on the enclave of Melilla from Morocco as an attack on Spain's "territorial integrity", as human rights activists demanded an investigation.

World - Region
6/25/2022 3:01:19 PM
Human rights organizations in Spain and Morocco have called on both countries to investigate the deaths of at least 18 Africans and injuries suffered by dozens more who attempted to scale the border fence that surrounds Melilla, a Spanish enclave in North Africa.

World - International
6/24/2022 3:27:12 PM
Around 2,000 migrants tried to storm the border separating Spain's Melilla enclave from Morocco on Friday, the first such attempted mass crossing into the territory since the two nations mended diplomatic ties in March.

World - Region
8/29/2021 2:24:51 PM
Spain's two tiny enclaves of Ceuta and Melilla have Europe's only land border with Africa, making them a magnet for migrants desperate to escape grinding poverty and hunger

World - Region
8/17/2021 3:00:38 PM
The incident occurred three months after an unprecedented 10,000 people surged into Spain's other North African enclave of Ceuta, exacerbating a diplomatic crisis between Spain and Morocco.

World - International
8/7/2017 1:21:15 PM

World - International
10/31/2016 6:07:29 PM

World - International
6/26/2016 12:02:17 PM

World - International
11/21/2015 5:26:28 PM

World - International
10/1/2015 3:49:26 PM

World - International
10/31/2014 9:40:23 PM

World - Region
7/6/2014 9:04:44 PM

World - Region
8/22/2012 9:12:00 PM
Spain increases border security with neighboring Morocco in an attempt to curb migration flows onto its territory, as fences are raised and security is surveillance increases