Tangier: attempted illegal migration stopped

There are four sub-Saharan migrants arrested in the district Boukhalef (Tangier) who were in possession of a zodiac, an engine and life jackets.

They were preparing a clandestine migration operation to Europe. The police kept the group in the district Boukhalef in Tangier.

Le360 indicates that the police arrested the Group on Sunday 20 August, also the zodiac, the engine and life jackets. The persons are taken to the headquarters of the police in Tangier where an investigation has been opened to find out the precise facts.

The local authorities have lately intensified their operations with the aim to combat illegal immigration. Several other arrests took place in Boukhalef, an area known as meeting point for people who want to migrate illegally to Europe.