Migrant arrivals averaged just under 5,000 a year between 2010 and 2016. | EFE
The Guardia Civil and the National Police yesterday picked up 11 illegal immigrants which arrived by boat from North Africa over Thursday night. Eight were caught yesterday morning by a routine Guardia Civil patrol walking along the coast near Cap Blanc in the municipality of Lluchmajor. A few hours later the National Police picked up three more in Palma.The boat the 11 came ashore in was found off the Lluchmajor coast.