WATCH: African migrants cheer as they storm border of Spanish enclave

2018-08-23 12:10

Another 100 African migrants have managed to force their way into the Spanish enclave of Ceuta from Morocco on Wednesday. 

They were cheering as they ran towards the temporary reception centre - most of them being young men.

More than 3 800 migrants have crossed the Moroccan border into the Spanish enclaves of Ceuta and Melilla so far this year, according to the UN refugee agency UNHCR.

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