16th June 2019

Mariano Rajoy

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Sánchez unlikely to form government until June

News Desk
With Spain due to return to the polls on 26 May for the regional, local and European Parliament elections, Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez will be in no
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General Election focus: the PP party

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After decades of undisputed hegemony among right-wing voters in Spain, the People’s Party (PP) is fighting to put down growing right-wing (and far-right) rivalry ahead of
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Pablo Iglesias tries to unite Podemos ahead of elections

Ben Norman
Spain’s left-wing Podemos party has launched its campaign for next month’s elections with its leader Pablo Iglesias trying to reunite the party, whilst returning to
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Right to defence being undermined, say lawyers

SiE Newsdesk / ACN / Catalan News
Lawyers defending Catalan independence leaders on trial are increasingly protesting decisions by judges at Spain’s Supreme Court, which they argue undermine their clients’ right to
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Catalan Trial: Day 11 summary

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Some pro-independence protests were peaceful, but ‘others were violent, with harassment, and objects thrown,’ Enric Millo, the Spanish government delegate in Catalonia during the 2017 political
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Catalan Trial: Day 9 summary

SiE Newsdesk / Agencies
Basque leader Iñigo Urkullu revealed his mediation efforts in the Catalan crisis during his testimony on the 9th day of the trial of the 12