Sanchez said on Thursday that one of the priorities of his government would be "rebuilding bridges" with regions.
By Joseph Wilson, Associated Press
Nearly three months of post-election turmoil in Italy ended with a quiet swearing-in on Friday, as Western Europe's first populist government took power. Meanwhile, Spanish lawmakers voted to oust the conservative prime minister and replace him with the leader of…
Carles Puigdemont's capture, aided by Spanish intelligence services, sparked protests of tens of thousands in Catalonia's main city of Barcelona.
By Joseph Wilson, Kirsten Grieshaber, Associated Press
Carles Puigdemont, the fugitive ex-leader of Catalonia and ardent separatist, was arrested Sunday by German police on an international warrant as he tried to enter the country from Denmark.
By Joseph Wilson and Kirsten Grieshaber, Associated Press
By Erica R. Hendry
Each Spanish region and restaurant has its own version of this wine-based punch.
By Barry Hatton and Aritz Parra, Associated Press
Spain's worst political crisis in decades showed few signs of abating Friday after Catalan separatist parties clinched a parliamentary majority in an exceptional election called by the country's prime minister.
By Larisa Epatko
Catalonia’s dismissed president Carles Puigdemont is staying in Belgium for the time being, where he can answer the Spanish government’s questions about the region’s attempts to break away from Spain, his lawyer said Wednesday.
By Malcolm Brabant
Spain’s central government moved to take full control of Catalonia and sought to prosecute its leaders after the province declared independence. But it must now work to bridge the divide between those who took to the streets over the weekend…
By PBS NewsHour
Hundreds of thousands of pro-union Catalans took to the streets of Barcelona on Sunday, following last month’s independence referendum in the autonomous region of Catalonia. Spain's central government has asserted direct control over Catalonia and dismissed its leaders while calling…
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