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JUSTICE

50 African Refugees Dead, Hundreds Injured in Spanish Morocco Police Massacre at Melilla Border

More than 50 African refugees have been massacred, hundreds injured in Spanish-Moroccan police confrontation at Melilla border. Many of whom came from Chad, Niger, Sudan and South Sudan, and would be considered to be Potential asylum seekers in line with International law. On Sunday evening, protests erupted across Spain against the massacre-in Barcelona, Madrid, Valencia, Bilbao, Badajoz, Cáceres, Seville, Granada, Cádiz, Mataró and Zaragoza.

  5 days ago ago
50 African Refugees Dead, Hundreds Injured in Spanish Morocco Police Massacre at Melilla Border

TRAVEL

Why Is Morocco Not Part Of Europe Yet It Is Just 14 Kilometres From Spain

Spain has two cities — Ceuta and Melilla — that are located within Morocco's geographic boundaries, i.e. in Africa. Should Spain ask for membership in the African Union as a result? A similar case might be made for France, which still controls the island of Mayotte off the coast of East Africa, as well as Réunion, which is further away but still linked to the African continent.

  5 months ago ago
Why Is Morocco Not Part Of Europe Yet It Is Just 14 Kilometres From Spain

TRAVEL

Why Morocco Is Not Part Of Europe If It's Only 14 km Away From Spain?

Moreover, Spain possesses two cities — Ceuta and Melilla — inside the geographic territory of Morocco, that is, in Africa. Should Spain therefore apply for membership with the African Union? We could use the same argument for France, which still rules the island of Mayotte, off the coast of East Africa, not to mention Réunion, a bitter further away but still susceptible to be associated to the African continent.

  7 months ago ago
Why Morocco Is Not Part Of Europe If It's Only 14 km Away From Spain?