Caught in tran­sit

The Star Early Edition - - NEWS -

In this photo re­leased by the Span­ish Guardia Civil yes­ter­day, a 19-year-old mi­grant from Gabon is pho­tographed in a suit­case in Ceuta, Spain. Bor­der guards re­cently de­tained two Moroc­cans for at­tempt­ing to smug­gle migrants con­cealed in a suit­case and in a car as they crossed the bor­der into Ceuta, Spain’s en­clave in North Africa. Cus­toms of­fi­cials found the 19-yearold mi­grant hid­den in the suit­case pushed on a trol­ley by a woman who tried to cross the land bor­der from Morocco on De­cem­ber 30.

PIC­TURE: SPAN­ISH IN­TE­RIOR MIN­ISTRY VIA AP

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