Hundreds of migrants storm border fence in Spain’s Melilla


Spanish security forces stand guard next to the Spain-Morocco border fence in Melilla, Spanish enclave in northern Africa, June 24, 2022. Hundreds of migrants stormed the border today, the first such attempted mass crossing into the territory since the two nations mended diplomatic ties in March. – EPA pic, June 24, 2022.

HUNDREDS of migrants stormed the border separating Spain’s Melilla enclave from Morocco today, the first such attempted mass crossing into the territory since the two nations mended diplomatic ties in March.

Melilla and Ceuta, Spain’s other tiny North African enclave, have the European Union’s only land borders with Africa, making them a magnet for migrants. 


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