Younes was 15 years old when he swam three hours to reach the Spanish enclave Melilla from Morocco
Younes was 15 years old when he swam three hours to reach the Spanish enclave Melilla from Morocco

Fifteen-year-old Younes from Morocco embarked upon an unusual journey to escape poverty. He swam over three hours to reach the Spanish enclave of Melilla, only to have his dreams shattered. This is the story of Younes – the boy who risked his life, and his hopes, in the Mediterranean.

Report: Aasim Saleem, Hafiz Ahmed 

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