Domestic fatality in Melilla

A man and woman in their sixties, a couple for many years, were found dead at their home in the Spanish enclave of Melilla in what is thought to be yet another case of domestic violence.

It’s in the bag

A Guardia Civil watched with interest as a Moroccan man staggered through the checkpoint at Ben Enzar, separating Morocco from the Spanish enclave of Melilla, with a huge, strangely shaped and obviously heavy holdall.

Twinning agreement

The Mayor of Vélez-Málaga, Francisco Delgado Bonilla (PP), and the president of the autonomous city of Melilla,, Juan José Imbroda (PP), have signed a twinning agreement to strengthen bonds of friendship and solidarity, described as important for both locations as it opens a new era of permanent cooperation and sharing of initiatives, experiences and solutions to problems.

Tragedy on immigrant boat

An eight month old baby died in the early hours of this morning after a boat carrying 14 illegal immigrants capsized off Melilla.

23 immigrants rescued from sinking dinghy

Twenty-three sub-Saharans, including ten women, three of them pregnant, and eight children, were rescued off the coast of Melilla after their dinghy was punctured and in danger of sinking.

Body found off Melilla

Guardia Civil officers discovered the body of a sub-Saharan immigrant floating off the coast of Melilla yesterday.