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RISE: Immigrant workers are helping to offset a falling Spanish-born population

AROUND 220,000 people came to Spain from abroad to work from the end of 2016 to the end of last year, according to government...

Spain refuses to back EU-approved plan to manage migrant arrivals

AN EU migration official has said the bloc will support Spain on migration after its Interior Minister refused to back a plan passed in...

Migrant arrivals in Spain more than double year-on-year in January

A TOTAL of 4,612 people had arrived in Spain irregularly by the end of January, more than double the amount at the same time...

Gang arrested for allegedly kidnapping migrant children for ransoms from shelter homes in Spain

FIVE members of a gang accused of kidnapping migrant children from shelter homes in Spain and demanding ransoms from their families in Morocco have...

Spanish Interior Minister says government is considering migrant child return deals

SPAIN’S government is willing to strike agreements with African countries that would see migrant children from those states returned provided their rights were protected,...

Salvamento Maritimo rescues 340 immigrants in the Alboran Sea

SALVAMENTO Maritimo rescued a total of 340 immigrants travelling in five boats in the Alboran Sea during the early hours of this morning. They were...
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RESCUED: 549 migrants intercepted by Spain’s maritime service

SPAIN'S Maritime Rescue Service has reportedly saved 549 migrants trying to cross the Mediterranean Sea this weekend. It's vessel intercepted six small boats carrying a...

Hike in illegal immigrants entering Spain, despite dramatic drop across Europe

THE number of people illegally entering Spain via the western Mediterranean route, leaving from Morocco, doubled last year for the second year in a...

WATCH: Spanish police discover migrants hidden inside mattresses in desperate attempt to enter Europe

TWO migrants were found hidden inside mattresses strapped to the roof of a truck in an attempt to make their way into Spain at...

Rescue ship Open Arms sets sail for Spain with 311 migrants aboard after being...

The Spanish rescue ship Open Arms carrying 311migrants has set sail for Spain after Italian authorities refused it permission to dock. Spanish govenmental authorities gave...

EXPAT VOTING RIGHTS: Spain and Britain in talks to ensure British migrants can still...

MADRID and London have opened negotiations to form a bilateral agreement to preserve voting rights for the 280,000 British nationals living in Spain. Voting rights...

SLAVE HELL: Four arrested for luring unwitting immigrants to Spain to work in unbearable...

FOUR people accused of facilitating illegal immigration and of worker exploitation, have been arrested in Palma. Three of the detained are Pakistani, and the fourth...

MIGRANT RESCUE SHIP HALTED: Illegal waste treatment allegations immobilise Aquarius

A PROSECUTOR’S Office from Sicily, Italy has launched an investigation into 24 individuals, the majority of which are members of the Doctors Without Borders...

Number of migrant arrivals in Spain so far this year tops historic highs

THE number of undocumented migrants arriving in Spain has broken records two months before the end of the year, according to government statistics. The latest...

Six migrant youths on the run after absconding from Costa care centre

FOUR Algerian adolescents and two from New Guinea recently ran away from the Fundacion Antonio Moreno in Villena, Costa Blanca in Spain. The management of...
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€9 million profit gang who smuggled migrants through Spain by plane busted

POLICE in Spain and France have arrested nine members of a criminal gang who, it is claimed, smuggled more than 500 migrants by plane...

Eight migrants picked up from boat which landed on Axarquia beach with two bodies

GUARDIA CIVIL and National Police officers have picked up eight migrants believed to have been travelling on a boat which arrived on an Axarquia...

Court orders centre for underage migrants to readmit a girl considered an adult at...

A MADRID court has ordered a centre for underage migrants to readmit a girl who was told to leave after staff claimed she had...

MIGRANT DEATH ANNIVERSARY: 30 years since first documented case

THE first recorded case of a migrant dying in the Strait of Gibraltar while trying to cross to Spain happened 30 years ago last...

Stormy conditions leave at least 18 migrants dead off the coast of Spain

EIGHTEEN migrants have been confirmed dead over the last two days while attempting to cross the Alboran Sea between Africa and Spain in stormy...

STOWAWAY CONCERN: Number of young unaccompanied migrants reaching Spain on the rise

THE number of young unaccompanied stowaways reaching Almeria port is on the rise, according to the Guardia Civil. In October Guardia officers assisted 31 people...

Children’s ‘lifeless bodies’ pulled from sea in migrant salvage mission

TWO children have died in the Mediterranean as more than 450 migrants attempt to reach Spain from Morocco in the last three days. And a...

Hundreds of migrants plucked to safety from Costa waters

SPAIN’S Maritime Service has rescued more than 350 migrants crossing the Mediterranean from Africa to the Costa Blanca in the last 48 hours. As of...

MIGRANT SEND-BACK: 55 expelled from Spain day after they stormed border

FIFTY FIVE immigrants who scaled the fence between Morocco and the Spanish enclave of Melilla on Sunday have already been expelled from Spain. Theye were...
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