Migrants: 26,000 applications for regularization registered in Morocco

This is the 2nd phase of regularization of migrants in Morocco.

A total of 26,000 applications for regularization of illegal migrants have been submitted at national level since the launch of the second phase of this operation, reported the President of the National Council for human rights (CNDH), Driss El Yazami.

At a press briefing after a meeting of the Committee be El Yazami out that 52% of the applicants are men and 9% are minors.

The first phase of this operation allowed to regularise 82% of all requests, he said, and expressed the wish to reach the same speed during the current operation.

Launched in december 2016, ends the 2nd phase of regularization of migrants on december 31.