Plan to Exhume Franco Renews Spain’s Wrestle With History

Plan to Exhume Franco Renews Spain’s Wrestle With History

SAN LORENZO DE EL ESCORIAL, Spain — After celebrating Mass final month, congregants right here on the Valle de los Caídos basilica walked to the again of the altar to pay homage to Francisco Franco, the Spanish dictator who’s buried right here. They stood in silence earlier than the tomb. A handful made a fascist […]

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Italian Police Break Up Ring That Illegally Dug Up Ancient Artifacts

ROME — The Italian police have dismantled a world ring trafficking in what prosecutors say are hundreds of historic artifacts illegally excavated in Sicily. Maj. Luigi Mancuso, in Palermo for the artwork squad of the Carabinieri navy police power, stated Wednesday that investigators had been contending that the archaeological digs had been commissioned by a […]

Spain vs. Russia: World Cup 2018 Live

Spain vs. Russia: World Cup 2018 Live

43’: Spain’s Shaky Defense Spain’s protection has been uncharacteristically error-prone this World Cup, however sooner or later it stops being uncharacteristic and is solely the fact of the state of affairs: David de Gea’s fumbled shot within the opener, Ramos and Iniesta’s miscommunication in opposition to Morocco and now Pique’s hand ball for a objective […]

Spain’s Migrant Wave Grows, Even as Europe’s Subsides

Spain’s Migrant Wave Grows, Even as Europe’s Subsides

MÁLAGA, Spain — Spain’s new Socialist authorities has waded straight into Europe’s migration disaster — out of each alternative and necessity. Shortly after taking workplace in early June, Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez received plaudits from support teams for welcoming to Spain 630 migrants from the Aquarius, a rescue ship that had been turned away by […]

A Botched Statue Restoration in Spain: Is That St. George or Tintin?

A Botched Statue Restoration in Spain: Is That St. George or Tintin?

Five hundred years in an alcove of a Spanish church is more likely to go away any statue trying a bit cracked and light, and the 16th-century picket determine of St. George at St. Michael’s Church in Estella, a city in northern Spain, was no exception. But after the church requested an area workshop to […]

1893: Spanish Conservative Leader Escapes Dynamite Attack

1893: Spanish Conservative Leader Escapes Dynamite Attack

International Herald Tribune Three anarchists injured themselves of their try and homicide the Spanish Conservative chief. By The International Herald Tribune MADRID, June 21. — Senor Canovas has had a slim escape, an try and homicide him by way of an infernal machine having been made by three Anarchists, who, nonetheless, are the one victims. […]

5 Men in ‘Wolf Pack’ Pamplona Rape Case Are Released on Bail

5 Men in ‘Wolf Pack’ Pamplona Sexual Assault Case Are Released on Bail

MADRID — Five males who had been discovered responsible of sexually assaulting a lady on the July 2016 working of the bulls competition in Pamplona, Spain, had been launched on bail on Thursday, setting off protests by ladies in a number of Spanish cities. In the case, seen as a landmark for women’s rights in […]

5 Men in ‘Wolf Pack’ Pamplona Rape Case Are Released on Bail

5 Men in ‘Wolf Pack’ Pamplona Rape Case Are Released on Bail

MADRID — Five males who had been discovered responsible of sexually assaulting a girl on the July 2016 working of the bulls competition in Pamplona, Spain, had been launched on bail on Thursday, setting off protests by ladies in a number of Spanish cities. In the case, seen as a landmark for women’s rights in […]

Alexa and Echo will arrive in Italy and Spain later this 12 months

In the meantime, Amazon is encouraging builders to start out creating skills in Italian and Spanish. There’s no use having a sensible voice assistant readily available if it may well’t do a complete lot, in spite of everything. Amazon can be opening an invite-only preview for producers who wish to bake Alexa into units they […]

Aboard the Rescue Ship Where Migrants Have Been Stuck for a Week

Aboard the Rescue Ship Where Migrants Have Been Stuck for a Week

Nearly a week after they have been first rescued from six crowded rubber dinghies adrift within the Mediterranean Sea, tons of of migrants have discovered their journey continues to be not over. After their rescue ship was turned away by Italy and Malta, setting off a heated debate about migration to Europe, the group was […]