Bodies of 16 migrants recovered off Morocco coast

At least 20 bodies have been pulled from the sea off the coast of Melilla, a small Spanish territory bordering Morocco. PHOTO | AFP

What you need to know:

  • Moroccan rescue services recovered the corpses after the crew of a passenger ship spotted them in the water.
  • The dead are believed to be migrants from sub-Saharan Africa hoping to reach Europe.

NADOR, MOROCCO

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