Taroudante - Spain's Coast Guard said on Friday that it has called off the search for 35 missing migrants after having rescued 15 migrants whose boat was shipwrecked off the coast of Morocco on Thursday, according to AFP.The same source said that the Spanish Coast Guard vessel rescued two women and 13 men who were clinging to the remains of their boat, which sunk some 39 nautical miles northwest of the town of al Hoceima in northern Morocco.

Larbi is a freelance writer and assistant editor at Morocco World News.