CoE: Spain: Commissioner Muižnieks calls for guidance to border police on how to handle migration flows in Ceuta and Melilla


"In a letter to the Minister of Interior of Spain published today, Commissioner Muižnieks has urged the Spanish authorities to adopt a procedural framework to ensure that border police in Ceuta and Melilla have clear instructions on how to handle mixed migration flows in full compliance with human rights."

See: Spain: Commissioner Muižnieks calls for guidance to border police on how to handle migration flows in Ceuta and Melilla (link)

See: Letter (pdf):

"Given the seriousness of the human rights violations at stake, I should like to request you to provide me with further information on your authorities’ position as regards the adoption of a text regulating the work of border police in Ceuta and Melilla. I would also like to strongly reiterate that the practice of summary expulsions must be stopped."

 

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