Overview May and June

Following here a non-exhaustive list of crossing attempts and acts of repression at the borders in May and June 2015. The information sources are added if possible.

01/05 Ceuta
Fence attack by 12 people: 2 Bozas
http://www.eldiario.es/politica/inmigrantes-saltan-vallado-Ceuta-intenta_0_383211822.html

01/05 Melilla
Fence attack by 400 migrants, no Boza
http://www.eldiario.es/politica/inmigrantes-intentan-saltar-valla-Melilla_0_383211927.html

01/05 Ceuta
Boats with 6 migrants intercepted by the Moroccan Navy
http://www.eldiario.es/politica/Localizan-balsa-deriva-Estrecho-inmigrantes_0_383211766.html

04/05
21 Bozas 2 boats
http://www.eldiario.es/andalucia/Salvamento-Maritimo-inmigrantes-Cabo-Gata_0_384261627.html

06/05 Fuerteventura
43 Bozas
http://www.eldiario.es/canariasahora/sociedad/Patera-inmigracion-salvamento-maritimo_0_384962697.html

08/05 Ceuta
1 Boza 8 years
http://www.abc.es/espana/20150507/abci-maleta-nino-control-201505071953.html

08/05 Ceuta
3 Bozas after assault at the fences
http://www.eldiario.es/desalambre/personas-vallado-Ceuta-inmediaciones-frontera_0_385661792.html

12/05 Ceuta
Raid in the forests of Ceuta: 12 arrests
http://www.eldiario.es/politica/Marruecos-intercepta-inmigrantes-proximos-Ceuta_0_387061399.html
http://www.yabiladi.com/articles/details/35790/maroc-dizaines-migrants-arretes-gendarmerie.html

12/05 Tarifa
8 Bozas in 1 boat
http://www.eldiario.es/politica/Rescatan-inmigrantes-volcar-patera-Estrecho_0_387061727.html

12/05
5 in one boat, intercepted by the Morocca police: no Boza
http://www.eldiario.es/politica/Localizan-balsa-deriva-Estrecho-inmigrantes_0_383211766.html

13/05 Ceuta
9 Bozas in one boat
http://www.eldiario.es/politica/inmigrantes-llegan-Ceuta-barca-Comisaria_0_387411401.html

14/05 Almeria
123 Bozas in 5 boats
http://www.eldiario.es/desalambre/Salvamento-Guardia-Civil-Estrecho-Alboran_0_387761385.html

15/05 Almeria
15 Bozas, one boat
http://www.eldiario.es/andalucia/enclave_rural/Interceptada-patera-argelinos-Garrucha-Mojacar_0_388111238.html

15/05 Tarifa Almeria
8 Bozas in one boat
http://www.eldiario.es/sociedad/Rescatan-inmigrantes-lancha-juguete-Estrecho_0_388111325.html

15/05 Almeria
Chase of a group of asylum seekers who escaped from a police bus going to the CETI
http://www.lavozdealmeria.es/movil/vernoticia.asp?IdNoticia=82724&IdSeccion=2

16/05
3 boats with 22 Bozas
http://www.lavozdealmeria.es/movil/vernoticia.asp?IdNoticia=82724&IdSeccion=2

16/05 Almeria
1 boat with 23 Bozas
http://www.eldiario.es/sociedad/Rescatados-argelinos-patera-Garrucha-Almeria_0_388461199.html

16/05 Ceuta
A peron trying to cross the border in Ceuta by swimming: saved from drowning by the Guardia Civil and handed over Moroccan border guards
http://www.eldiario.es/sociedad/guardia-salvar-inmigrante-nadaba-Ceuta_0_388461242.html

17/05 Tanger
2 boats, 19 people intercepted by the Moroccan Navy and deposited in Tangier
http://www.eldiario.es/politica/Localizan-patera-Estrecho-inmigrantes-bordo_0_388811286.html

19/05 Tangier
Again 19 migrants in 2 boats intercepted by the Moroccan navy: no Boza
http://www.eldiario.es/sociedad/Interceptan-pateras-Estrecho-inmigrantes-bordo_0_389511245.html

19/05 Tarifa
29 Bozas, 3 boats
http://www.eldiario.es/desalambre/Rescatan-inmigrantes-pateras-aguas-Estrecho_0_389511191.html

20/05
8 Bozas
http://www.eldiario.es/desalambre/Salvamento-Maritimo-personas-Mar-Alboran_0_389861095.html

21/05 Two articles
Border management
Shipwreck of migrants in the Mediterranean: the silence of African leaders

22/05 Ceuta
5 Bozas in a car
http://www.eldiario.es/politica/Hallan-carretera-Ceuta-inmigrantes-ocultos_0_390561088.html

22/05 Melilla
About 150 immigrants originally from sub-Sahara attempted today to approach fence of Melilla: no Boza
http://www.eldiario.es/politica/inmigrantes-intentan-exito-llegar-Melilla_0_390562036.html

23/05 Morocco
A boat intercepted and pushed-back by Morocco
http://www.eldiario.es/politica/Localizan-patera-inmigrantes-Estrecho_0_390911258.html

23/05 Ceuta
3 Bozas in a truck
http://www.eldiario.es/politica/Hallan-inmigrantes-escondidos-puerto-Ceuta_0_390911283.html

26/05 Cadiz
13 Bozas in a boat
http://www.eldiario.es/politica/patera-inmigrantesentre-embarazadallega-Zahara-Cadiz_0_391961167.html

26/05 Ceuta
6 Bozas in a boat
http://www.eldiario.es/politica/inmigrantes-alcanzan-costa-Ceuta-balsa_0_391961067.html

27/05
11 Bozas in a boat

27/05 Melilla
A minor died in the harbour of Melilla: He tried to embark with many others on a boat going to the Spanish peninsula and fell from a rock!
http://m.20minutos.es/noticia/2473446/0/menor-inmigrante/puerto-melilla/muerto-acantilado/
Denuncement of the situation of minors in Melilla
http://elfarodigital.es/melilla/sucesos/165379-prodein-denunciara-en-el-juzgado-la-muerte-del-menor-en-melilla-la-vieja.html#

27/05 Morocco
4 boats with 31 persons intercepted by the Moroccan Navy

27/05
4 boats, 18 Bozas, 18 people returned to Tangier by the Moroccan Navy
2 people climbed the fences in Ceuta: Boza!
http://www.eldiario.es/desalambre/Rescatan-inmigrantes-bordo-pateras-Estrecho_0_392660883.html
The nubmers for 2014
http://www.eldiario.es/desalambre/irregulares-Espana-incesantes-politicas-fronterizo_0_393011652.html

30/05
28 Bozas
http://www.eldiario.es/andalucia/Salvamento-Maritimo-patera-personas-Alboran_0_393360897.html

30/05 50 Bozas
Lanzarot: 2 boats, 21 Bozas
Tarifa: 11 Bozas
Almeria: 28 (19 men and 9 women) Bozas
And 5 boats “saved” by Moroccan Navy after the alert from the Guardia Civil and brought back to Morocco: push-back?
http://www.eldiario.es/andalucia/Salvamento-Maritimo-patera-personas-Alboran_0_393360897.html
http://www.eldiario.es/desalambre/Rescatadas-pateras-aguas-Estrecho-Gibraltar_0_393360795.html

31/05 Tarifa
9 Bozas including 1 woman
http://www.eldiario.es/politica/Localizan-patera-inmigrantes-travesia-Estrecho_0_393710959.html

01/06 Almeria
5 Bozas
http://www.eldiario.es/politica/Rescatados-inmigrantes-patera-isla-Alboran_0_394060742.html

01/06 Tangier
No Boza, 19 brought back to Tangier
http://www.eldiario.es/politica/Interceptadas-pateras-inmigrantes-Estrecho-Gibraltar_0_394060658.html
“Rush of Syrian refugees to Nador”
http://www.libe.ma/Ruee-de-refugies-syriens-sur-Nador_a62808.html

02/06 Tarifa
10 Bozas, 8 men and 2 women

02/06 Almeria
20 Bozas
https://protegensmundi.org/!AdrianSilfan/post/2368076

02/06 Tarifa/ Tangier
One boat in Tarifa: 10 Bozas
3 boats intercepted by Moroccan authorities: 29 people, no Bozas
http://www.lasexta.com/noticias/sociedad/autoridades-rescatan-inmigrantes-cuatro-pateras-estrecho-gibraltar_2015060200078.html

02/06 Nador
40 people, including women and children, brought back after 28 hours at sea
And another 3 boats with 29 migrants brought to Tangier
http://www.eldiario.es/desalambre/Salvamento-Maritimo-rescata-magrebies-Almeria_0_394410741.html

03/06 Tarifa
11 Bozas after the boat capsized, 2 of them hospitalised
Video! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k0J7C0TRT0Y&feature=youtu.be
http://www.eldiario.es/sociedad/Rescatan-inmigrantes-patera-volcada-Estrecho_0_394760899.html

03/06 Ceuta
6 Bozas
http://www.eldiario.es/sociedad/inmigrantes-desembarcan-playa-Ceuta-zodiac_0_394761277.html

04/06 Ceuta
One child in a car
http://www.eldiario.es/politica/Entra-Ceuta-subsahariano-oculto-vehiculo_0_395110699.html

04/06 Ceuta
2 Bozas during a fence attack by a group
http://www.eldiario.es/politica/inmigrantes-reducido-saltan-vallado-Ceuta_0_395110614.html

08/06 Ceuta/ Motril
95 difficult Bozas!!!!!!
http://politica.elpais.com/politica/2015/06/08/actualidad/1433751593_484348.html

09/06 Tarifa
4 inflatable boats, 32 Bozas!
http://www.eldiario.es/sociedad/Rescatan-inmigrantes-barcas-hinchables-Estrecho_0_396860481.html

09/06 Spain 2014
134 flights of secret collective deportations!
http://www.eldiario.es/desalambre/Espana-vuelos-deportacion-expulsar-migrantes_0_396860642.html

10/06 Tarifa
11 Bozas

11/06 Almeria
18 Bozas
http://www.eldiario.es/andalucia/Rescatados-varones-magrebi-localizada-Alboran_0_397560447.html

11/06 Review of the week
200 Bozas
http://politica.elpais.com/politica/2015/06/11/actualidad/1434038497_323055.html

16/06
5 Bozas in one boat
http://www.eldiario.es/politica/inmigrantes-desembarcan-playa-Ceuta-patera_0_399310166.html

16/06 Tenerif
2 Bozas
http://www.eldiario.es/lagomeraahora/sociedad/Localizan-patera-inmigrantes-Tenerife-Gomera_0_399310622.html

17/06 Melilla
27 minors who tried to traval clandestinly to Malaga, intercepted at the port of Melilla
http://www.eldiario.es/politica/Interceptan-Puerto-Melilla-extranjeros-Peninsula_0_399661171.html

18/06 Tarifa
10 Bozas
http://www.europapress.es/andalucia/cadiz-00351/noticia-sucesos-rescatados-diez-inmigrantes-subsaharianos-bordo-patera-diez-millas-suroeste-tarifa-20150618092155.html
and 5 Bozas
http://www.20minutos.es/noticia/2492546/0/llegada-inmigrantes/playa-ceuta/estrecho-gibraltar/

19/06 Boza
Since 2015 71 boats with 1260 migrants arrived in Andalusia
http://www.eldiario.es/andalucia/inmigrantes-pateras-llegan-costas-andaluzas_0_400360684.html

20/06 Motril
19 Bozas, one boat coming from Nador
http://www.eldiario.es/desalambre/Trasladan-Motril-Granada-inmigrantes-menores_0_400709965.html

20/06 Almeria
19 bozas coming from Melilla
http://www.eldiario.es/andalucia/almeria/Salvamento-Maritimo-procedente-Marruecos-personas_0_400710287.html

20/06
Interrupted rescue of a boat with 22 people, missing for 48 hours
http://www.eldiario.es/sociedad/Salvamento-Maritimo-interrumpe-Estrecho-personas_0_401059934.html

21/06 Nador
A raid took place in the forest of Zoutya (Nador/ Melilla): personal items of migrants were destoyed and 15 migrants were deported to Casablanca

21/06 Boukhalef (Tangier)
Racist groups held a demonstration against the presence of sub-Saharans in Boukhalef. Migrants and Moroccans who live together in Boukhalef stopped the demonstration and calmed down the situation. This 21st and 22nd of June, one Moroccan racist group threatened a house of sub-Saharas. They accused them of selling alcohol during Ramadan. Using this as a reason they forced migrants to leave their home.

22/06
Europe refuses to support the fences of Ceuta and Melilla
http://www.libe.ma/%E2%80%8BL-Europe-refuse-de-cautionner-les-barrieres-grillagees-de-Sebta-et-Mellilia_a63575.html
The night of 22nd/23rd of June: Boukhalef (Tangier)
The violence has intensified. Again, a fairly large group forced migrants out of their houses in Boukhalef (men, women, children with or without residence permits), throwing personal belowings into the street (mattresses, fridges, clothes, bags, tables, blankets).
https://beatingborders.wordpress.com/2015/06/25/confrontations-in-boukhalef-tangier-24062015/
Video shot by a migrant: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=br_4WJSYfDQ

22/06 Melilla
Raid in the forest of Zoutya (Nador, Melilla). 15 migrants deported to Casablanca

23/06 Nador
A boat with 42 persons intercepted by the Moroccan Navy
23/06 Tarifa
10 Bozas

24/06 Tarifa
15 Bozas
Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YUlacakkZVU&feature=youtu.be
24/06 Morocco
A boat with 11 migrants intercepted by the Moroccan Navy

24/06 Boukhalef (Tangier)
Violence in Boukhalef
https://beatingborders.wordpress.com/2015/06/25/affrontements-a-boukhalef-tanger-24062015/

25/06 Bolingo
Raid in the forest of Bolingo (Nador). Properties of migrants were destroyed and 38 people were deported to Fes and Meknes

25/06 Ceuta
A fishing boat with 7 migrants was discovered by the Guardia Civil and intercepted by the Moroccan Navy

26/06
Call received by the alarmphone:
11 people sinking near Tangier: shipwrecked embarcation recovered by the Moroccan navy. Two Senegalise drowned, 9 survivors
http://www.dakar-echo.com/un-zodiac-avec-11-senegalais-coule-a-tanger-deux-senegalais-meurent-noyes-9-rescapes/#.VY8kEMhI5kA.twitter

26/06 Selouane (Nador)
Raid in the market of Selouane: at first 11 arrests, then new raids: 30 deported by bus to other cities

27/06 Nador
A boat with 25 people (4 women, one pregnant and 2 babies) was intercepted by the Moroccan navy and toghether with other arrested migrants deported to Fes and Meknes

28/06 Almeria
22 Bozas!
http://www.eldiario.es/politica/Llegan-puerto-Almeria-rescatados-pateraentre_0_403509657.html

28/06 Boukhalef (Tangier)
Violence after a sit-in
http://www.maghress.com/fr/lesechos/132949

30/06 Canaries
http://www.yabiladi.com/articles/details/37052/canaries-marocain-rescape-patera-coulee.html

30/06 Boukhalef (Tangier)
Ultimatum by authorities: “If the flats are not left in 24 hours, the authorities will be obliged to intervene to evacuate the squatters to hand over the flats to the owners in accordance with the legislation in force”, warned the minister.
http://www.libe.ma/Ultimatum-Des-Subsahariens-sommes-de-quitter-les-appartements-squattes-a-Tanger_a63831.html

30/06
Large police and military presence with helicopter
Night of the 30/6 to 01/07 in Boukhalef
Beginning of the raids in houses and arrests.
Press release of Gadem:
http://www.gadem-asso.org/Tanger-quartier-Boukhalef

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