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Spain beefs up African enclave security after hundreds storm border

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Spain has more than doubled the strength of security forces at its North African enclave of Melilla, after about 500 people stormed...

Seven migrants drown off Greek island after boat capsizes

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Seven migrants drowned early on Tuesday and two were missing after their boat capsized off the eastern Greek island of Lesbos, the...

At least 42 African migrants drown off Yemeni coast

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At least 42 illegal African migrants drowned in the Arabian Sea off the southern coast of Yemen late on Sunday, the defense...

More than 200 migrants scale border fence, enter Spanish enclave

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More than 200 migrants scaled the triple fence surrounding Spain's North African enclave of Melilla on Friday in another mass crossing of...

Tunisian navy rescues nearly 100 migrants off Jerba

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Tunisian naval forces rescued nearly 100 African migrants off the coast on Wednesday after their vessel got into trouble on route from...

Bodies found in Spain’s North Africa waters likely brings migrant drownings...

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Spain's Civil Guard said on Saturday it had found the bodies of two African migrants in the sea off the country's Ceuta...

Spain says police fired rubber bullets at migrants trying to swim...

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Spain said on Thursday border police had fired rubber bullets in an attempt to turn back around 200 migrants who tried to...

No easy way out for African migrants in Israeli desert detention

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A compound of one-storey buildings deep in the southern Israeli desert is now home to some 400 African migrants who face the...

Nine migrants drown swimming to Spain’s Moroccan enclave

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Nine people drowned on Thursday as they, and some 200 other African migrants, tried to swim to the Spanish enclave of Ceuta...

Italy rescues more than 1,100 migrants in rafts south of Sicily

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The Italian navy has rescued more than 1,100 migrants from nine large rafts in the waters south of Sicily, the latest arrivals...

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Coronavirus shows why the SANDF needs to be adequately funded

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The deployment of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) to help fight the COVID-19 novel coronavirus yet again demonstrates the need for a...