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Monks say Spain’s government can’t exhume dictator Franco’s body because he is buried in ‘sacred place’
The Abbey of the Valley of the Fallen sits on ground under which Franco is buried.
Pedro Sanchez’s socialist government had pledged to move the ex-tyrant‘s body from underneath the monument.
Jack Gaioni explores the horrors of a Civil War concentration camp and Franco’s grip on the Spanish press
IF you were hoping for a ‘feel good’ article, read no further.If you were hoping for some logical,...
Spain’s Government SEIZES former dictator General Franco’s €5 million summer palace over its ‘fraudulent’ sale
It comes as Pedro Sanchez’s PSOE administration has pushed on with a plan to exhume the remains of the Fascist dictator
REMEMBERING THE ROSES: Spain second only to Cambodia for missing persons as mass women’s grave is set to be...
The 16 mothers, daughters and grandmothers rounded up that day were never seen again
The claim, which Preston labelled 'bollocks,' was made during a hearing into the removal of Franco's body from the hulking mausoleum in Spain's Valley of the Fallen
The arguments of his family against removing him from the Valley of the Fallen rested on the ‘irreparable’ damage it would cause
Thousand of people were shot in Madrid by Franco’s regime following the end of the civil war, the 80th anniversary of which is marked this year
The Pope's right hand man has written to Spain´s deputy Prime Minister to lend support for moving former dictator´s remains
Sanchez has said he wants to proceed immediately with digging up the former dictator, and wants to complete the plan before summer
"We will continue to be profoundly antifascist and committed to the rights and freedoms"
Bare-breasted Femen activists, who had the slogan 'Legal Fascism, National Shame' painted across their chests, stormed Franco remembrance rally
WATCH: Man defaces General Franco’s tomb in Madrid with red paint and is dragged away by security guards
The protest was sparked by growing tension surrounding the planned exhumation of the remains of General Franco from the Valley of the Fallen
Government officials and Franco family involved in row over ownership of sacred pilgrim statues in Spain
A Madrid court has given the Franco family until November 19 to prove their ownership
GENERAL Franco’s granddaughter has been slapped with a €525,063 fine for failing to declare profits from the sale of shares in the family’s property...
DIVIDED: Experts and locals on digging up dictator Franco from the Valley of the Fallen in special Olive Press...
Spain is a country still divided between those nostalgic for the Franco days and those who abhorred El Generalisimo
Franco banned it, Hitler burnt it and Gandhi loved it. How a loveable Spanish toro in a children’s book has raised hackles all over the world
Controversies arise regarding the exhumation of Francis Franco and his generals
The former gynaecologist will become the first person to stand trial for the scandal that has cast a dark shadow over Spain for decades
The unpublished documents confirm thousands of prisoners of war were held at the camp in Torremolinos during the Franco era in the 1930s
La Batalla de Teruel: Guerra total en Espana, takes readers through the battle that claimed the lives of over 140,000 people
A LUXURIOUS villa once owned by Spain’s leader Adolfo Suarez has been put on the market for a cool €13 million.Suarez, who was the...
A LEADING American TV producer has been forced to deny he is stirring up political conflict with a new show about an American battalion...
Experts arrived on Monday at the Valley of the Fallen which holds the remains of over 30,000 people from both sides of the civil war
A GROUP of 40 Malaga locals gathered last night to remember the late Dictator Franco.The group congregated in the gardens of the Cathedral on...
TWISTED: Woman ‘snatched’ as a baby in Franco era to be JAILED after Andalucia nun who allegedly stole her...
A WOMAN is to be jailed after the nun who allegedly helped steal her from her parents as a baby sued for defamation. Ascensión López,...