Migrants find stepping stone to Europe

Spanish enclave in North Africa found to be easier route to Europe, after rise in migrant deaths this year.

    Thousands of people risk their lives to make their way across the Mediterranean Sea to Europe in the hope of a better life.

    Hundreds have died this year alone.

    Now, more people are using the Spanish enclave of Melilla in North Africa as a stepping stone to Europe, forcing the authorities to take action.

    Al Jazeera's Emma Hayward reports from Melilla.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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