""He's from a family that is so tight, that works so hard to raise their children correctly. It's just horrible.""
""Currently, more than 180 children are held in detention without having been convicted. Under the occupation, children can be held for one and a half years before their case goes to trial.""
Marsha de Cordova
British Labour MP
"There is a risk that Putin will read congratulatory messages from Western leaders like European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and US President Donald Trump as a plea for a return to business as usual."
Director of Foreign Policy, Centre for European Reform
""A powerful explosion rocked this area and right after that I saw many people running away.""
"“Every girl who speaks is paving the way for another.”"
Former Playboy model
"“Instead of engaging on the substantive concern, Russia has sought to confuse the picture with at best misleading procedural arguments.""
UK Ambassador to UN Conference on Disarmament
""The dark arts have arrived in full force online.""
US Democratic Congressman
"I won't be throwing fish anywhere."
“I am part of Catalan culture, and it is very important to me.”
“We have a very open way of seeing the world. For many years the Catalan culture
The latest grim Spanish jobs numbers put further pressure on the government to seek international aid.
A majority of economists say the official
Spain’s budget minister has presented an optimistic assessment of the country’s economy, putting on a brave face over the latest gloomy
The Spanish government is facing a crucial test over its handling of the country’s financial crisis.
Voters have been casting their ballots in a
The autonomous northern Basque region in Spain votes to elect a new government on Sunday, one year after the armed separatist group ETA renounced
Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy is playing his cards close to his chest. While in New York, visiting the UN, he did not announce anything
Hundreds of indignados, calling themselves the 25s group marched on Parliament in Madrid angry at how the government is managing the country’s
The amount of interest that the Spanish government is having to offer to borrow money in the short term is again creeping up.
That is because
Catalonia’s leader is considering calling early elections in the wealthy region, as Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy calls for national unity to
Veteran Spanish communist leader Santiago Carrillo has died at the age of 97.
Although he lived in exile for decades, Carrillo was a central figure
A group of pensioners in Barcelona has taken to the streets and invaded the German consulate to protest against the country’s stance over the euro
Miners in Asturias, north-west Spain, are continuing their protests against the withdrawal of government subsidies for mines, saying that without the
Spain’s ‘indignados’ and anti-austerity protesters worldwide are gearing up for four days of demonstrations in the run-up to the movement’s first
Spain’s government has announced further deep budget cuts for this year in its increasingly unpopular austerity drive, one day after an
The Spanish government has announced a budget of deep cuts for this year.
All ministries will have their spending slashed by just under 17 percent
Spain’s ruling centre-right People’s Party has been dealt a blow ahead of launching a new austerity budget on Friday. Despite being tipped to win, it
The leaders of Spain’s two main labour unions have called for a general strike later this month to protest against government reforms.
After losing the general election in November, Alfredo Perez Rubalcaba has been chosen to lead Spain’s Socialist Party.
Having previously held the
Veteran Spanish politician Manuel Fraga, the last surviving minister of General Franco’s right-wing regime, has died at the age of 89.
In a career
Spain’s royals have revealed their salaries for the first time.
King Juan Carlos picked up a pay cheque and expenses of nearly 300,000 euros.