Last half year more than 4000 Moroccans as a migrant arrived in Italy

The number of Moroccan migrants who reach the Italian coast through the Libya rises still further up. The first six months of this year was a whopping 4,187 Moroccan migrants.

The Italian coast guard identified approximately 4,187 Moroccan migrants in the period from 1 January to 30 June 2017. In just one month signed up 1100 Moroccan nationals who reached the coast of Italy through Libya. Even if the Moroccans not the most numerous to reach the Italian coast via Libya, it is clear that there has been a significant increase in the number of this year.

According to statistics provided by the Italian Ministry of the Interior have been released, there were approximately 85,000 illegal immigrants of all nationalities registered in Italy, including Nigerians, Moroccans, 4,187 14,504 8,268 Bengal 4,914 Senegalese and Ivorians, 4,051 Somalis, 6,445.

The same statistics show that the Italian security services in the period from 1 January to 30 april 2017 2,425 Moroccan migrants have identified 893 against the same period in 2016. This phenomenon to illegally via Libya to travel to the Italian coast is exploited by networks of traffickers in human beings, in particular in the Beni Mellal-Khénifra region. Akhbar Al Yaoumn reported in their weekend edition that these networks try to convince young people in that region through Libya to Europe to travel at your own risk.

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