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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.

Last updated: 05 Dec 2013 14:10
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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.

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