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Spanish border fence stormed by African immigrants

18 September 2013 Last updated at 06:44 BST

About 100 African immigrants have broken through a border fence from Morocco into the Spanish territory of Melilla, sparking clashes with police.

Meanwhile, about 350 people believed to be from sub-Saharan Africa tried to reach the shores of Ceuta by swimming from a nearby Moroccan beach.

Catharina Moh reports.

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