(News) WORLD – Athens accuses Turkey of facilitating Somali migration to Greece

https://www.arabnews.com/node/1774306/world The Greek government on Tuesday accused Turkey of encouraging Somali migration through promotion campaigns and visa offers, and then allowing the migrants to continue on to Greece. Athens has long accused Ankara of weaponizing...

(Ops) OMAN – A boat seized with three illegal immigrants on board

https://timesofoman.com/article/khat-smuggling-attempt-foiled-inoman-2 The Royal Oman Police (ROP) has seized a boat with three infiltrators on board in South Al Batinah Governorate A statement issued online by the ROP said: “Coast Guard boats in Dhofar governorate have seized...

(Ops) OMAN – Two boats seized for illegal entry

https://timesofoman.com/article/two-boats-seized-for-illegal-entryinto-oman Two boats have been seized for illegally entering the country. The first boat carried 11 people and the second was carrying two people, in North and South Al Batinah. Legal procedures are being completed...

(Ops) OMAN – Three persons arrested for attempting illegal entry into Oman

https://timesofoman.com/article/three-arrested-for-attempting-illegalentry-into-oman Three persons of Asian nationalities have been arrested by the Coast Guard for attempting to enter the Sultanate. In a statement, the Royal Oman Police (ROP) said, "Coast Guard police seized a boat near...

(Ops) MAYOTTE – The passengers of a kwassa escaped by abandoning it on the...

https://la1ere.francetvinfo.fr/mayotte/un-kwassa-fantome-sur-une-plage-debambo-est-871282.html Early Monday evening, the passengers of a stowaway boat fled upon the arrival of the villagers, abandoning it on a beach in Bambo-Est, in the commune of Mayotte. A Kwassa was reported as it...

(Ops) OMAN – 27 illegal migrants arrested by coast guard

https://gulfnews.com/world/gulf/oman/oman-27-illegal-migrants-arrestedby-coast-guard-1.73605012 Oman’s coast guard today arrested 27 Asians who had attempted to illegally enter the country, the Royal Oman Police (ROP) said, the latest in such foiled bids. The infiltrators from different Asian nationalities were...

(News) MAYOTTE- According to the sub-prefect in charge of the fight against illegal immigration,...

https://www.mayottehebdo.com/actualite/entretien/julien-kerdoncuf-sousprefet-a-mayotte-en-charge-de-la-lutte-contre-l-immigration-clandestine-actuellement-la-prioritec-est-non-pas-d-intercepter-mais-de-refouler The border police operational support unit, its interpellation unit and the mobile gendarmerie no longer carry out arrests of illegal aliens, but have been redeployed to other missions such as general security.

(News) GULF OF ADEN – Ethiopian migrants ignore risks of dangers – IOM

https://www.infomigrants.net/en/post/25016/ethiopian-migrants-to-gulfunaware-of-dangers-iom Many Ethiopian immigrants who try to reach Saudi Arabia are not aware of the risks of the journey, a study by the UN migration agency IOM shows. Only 30% of Ethiopian migrants seeking to...