01. August 2015 · Kommentare deaktiviert für Spanien, Marokko: Schnellabschiebungen – Europäischer MR-Gerichtshof · Kategorien: Marokko, Spanien · Tags: ,

Quelle: ECCHR

Automatic expulsions at the Spanish-Moroccan land border under legal scrutiny

European Court of Human Rights questions Spain on “push backs” of refugees and migrants

Berlin / Madrid, 31 July 2015 – For the first time an international court will consider the unlawfulness of automatic expulsions – also known as “push backs” or “devoluciones en caliente” – at the Spanish-Moroccan land border. On 30 July 2015, the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) published its first decision on a case brought by two sub-Saharan men – from Mali and the Ivory Coast respectively – who were summarily and collectively expelled from Spanish territory on 13 August 2014 as part of a group of over 75 individuals. This was not an isolated case, but the standard practice of Spanish border guards. Now, the ECtHR requests an answer from the Spanish government to the applicants’ claim that their rights under the European Convention on Human Rights were violated.

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01. August 2015 · Kommentare deaktiviert für Marokko, Noborder Report 31.07.2015 · Kategorien: Marokko, Spanien
Report Noborder from today:
„Situation in Tangier after the mass evictions of early July:

The occupation of the Church/Caritas has finished, most people went back to the forest or have found temporary accomodation. There is a forest around Boukhalef now, with about 400 people, in need of medication, plastic sheets, food, etc Weiterlesen »