The Spanish Army: untouchable de facto power

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Editorial: The Spanish Army remains a stronghold of far-right, ultra-nationalist thinking and action, having seen no ideological change since the transition from Franco’s dictatorship. They continue to reward those who persecute minorities, having rewarded those who in the 1980s attempted coups against the fledgling Spanish democracy, as well as expressing support for General Francisco Franco, in 2018.


Felipe VI is obliged to shake Joaquim Forn’s wife’s hand

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President of the Generalitat Quim Torra had Laura Masvidal stand in for Joaquim Form, highlighting the absence of the man who oversaw the security services in the aftermath of the August 17th terror attacks, subsequently imprisoned for his involvement in the October 2017 referendum.