Spain denies construction works on islands off Al Hoceima
The Spanish military commander in Melilla, quoted by the Spanish News Agency Europa Press, says that in contrast to the information that is spread in the press over the last few days, "there is no construction works are on the Islands Isla de Tierra and Isla de Mar ".
"From the beginning of the summer to date there has been no change in the tasks of the staff on the Islands," he added.
As for the helicopter that is seen by eyewitnesses, assured the Spanish army that no transfer of building material. They confirmed, however, that soldiers are present on the Islands that their regular tasks.