SHOCK VIDEO: HUNDREDS of African Migrants Storm Border with Spain – Attack Guards with Sticks and Flame Throwers
Hundreds of African migrants armed with sticks and homemade flamethrowers broke through the border fence in the Spanish town of Ceuta, in northern Africa.
According to local media more than 100 migrants and 22 border agents were injured in the brawls.
Russia Today reported:
Hundreds of migrants armed with sticks and homemade flamethrowers broke through the border fence in Ceuta, according to the Spanish Civil Guard. Over 100 migrants and 15 border agents were injured in the fight.
“Over 700 sub-Saharans” attempted to storm the border fence, the Civil Guard said in a statement, adding that “at least 602” of them managed to cross the barriers.
Border agents arrested hundreds of migrants on the Moroccan side and more were detained in Ceuta, El Pais reports. Volunteers and the local branch of the Red Cross said that 132 migrants sustained injuries, while 11 had to be taken to a local hospital.
Some of them were cut with barbed wire while trying to climb the border fence, and others sustained broken bones. The scuffles also led to 15 border agents receiving injuries. Some agents were burnt as the migrants attacked them with homemade flamethrowers while trying to avoid arrest.
El Pais has more video.