PP EXTREMISTS

Popular Party promises to kick out members using fascist symbols

Affiliates of group’s youth wing displayed Franco-era flags and gave Nazi salutes on social networks PP number two in Congress argues that a million people died as a result of the Republic

Spain to go ahead with military support aircraft sales to Egypt

But no new licenses for arms deals with troubled state will be issued, interministerial council decides

2020 GAMES HOPES

Madrid’s decade-long Olympic dream faces final sprint in Buenos Aires

Capital’s bid team has prepared meticulously for vote to decide 2020 host city

Hague highlights Britain’s “commitment” to Gibraltar

Rock’s chief minister in London for talks on Spain dispute

Editorials

Guardians of the word

The PP is not just blocking the opposition’s proposals, but refuses to even debate them

LATIN AMERICA

Mexico commits itself to launch of gendarme security force

New law enforcement body now to become operational in July 2014

LATIN AMERICA

Rousseff’s fury over Bolivian fugitive incident

Ambassador prompts presidential ire by comparing senator’s confinement to dictatorship prisons

The rise and fall of the once-elusive Bin Laden

The circulation of 500-euro bills, which bore the nickname of the Al Qaeda leader, has fallen sharply since Spain’s boom time

INTERVIEW

"If Spain wants to take the dispute to court, that's music to our ears"

In the midst of the spat about the Rock, EL PAÍS catches up with Gibraltar's chief minister Fabian Picardo discusses artificial reefs, tax evasion, sovereignty and smoking

ENVIRONMENT

Honey bees as metal detectors

An NGO has teamed up with a mining company to assess the environmental risks of reopening an Asturias goldmine

TENNIS

New-look Nadal in good shape

World number two is favorite at a hard-court Slam for the first time in New York

OPINION

Collision in Egypt

Can the army solve the country's problems? Or will there be more repression to follow?

WILDFIRE DISASTER

Authorities battle Galicia blaze

"We have a tough day ahead of us," says spokeswoman

INDEPENDENCE CHAIN REACTION

Catalan leader Mas "supports", but will not join, human chain for referendum

Officials may attend event, but as private citizens not government representatives