Rose boat people of Moroccan and Algerian origin

The increase was due in particular to the economic improvement of Spain

The past year Spain has a strong increase in the number of illegal migrants that arrive on its territory. It is in particular nationals of Moroccan and Algerian origin.

So reached according to the external borders agency (Frontex) of the European Union, last year about 22,900 migrants the coast of Spain, compared to 10,231 in 2016, gives

According to Fabrice Leggeri, president of Frontex, this sharp increase partly due to the turmoil that the Reef has experienced last year, but is also on the economic improvement in Spain. "This flow to Spain from the Maghreb countries will likely to grow further in 2018," warns Leggeri.

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