Fifty-three migrants intercepted near the Isla de Alborán

A total of fifty-three visiting North African citizens have arrived safely in the port of Motril, Granada, after members of the Maritime Rescue Service located their small vessel about five miles from the Isla de Alborán and helped them to shore.

Three migrant boats intercepted during the night

The return of mild weather along the southern coast has resulted in more migrants attempting to sneak into Spain from Africa, three boats being intercepted on Friday night.

58 migrants intercepted off the isla de Alborán

The Maritime Rescue Service has intercepted yet another migrant boat heading for Spain, this one carrying 58 sub-Saharan migrants who set sail from Morocco early on Sunday morning.