As expat groups organize, the Brexit fightback begins

Eurocitizens is just one of several organizations campaigning for rights of Britons in Spain and Spaniards in the UK

Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia

Spain hands over suspect accused of carrying out forced abortions for FARC

Colombian authorities already have man known as “the doctor” in their custody


Are there spuds on Mars?

Joint US-Peruvian project suggests the humble potato could be cultivated on the red planet

Historical memory law

Spanish government fails to remove single Franco-era symbol in five years

Last such removal from public institutions was in April 2011 during Socialist legislature

Economy and Business

Spanish firm Repsol makes largest onshore oil discovery in US in 30 years

Company says it has discovered approximately 1.2 billion barrels in Alaska’s North Slope


Spanish region of Navarre hit by earthquake measuring 4.4 on Richter Scale

No damage or injuries recorded in early-morning tremor in largely rural northeastern region



Ros cartoon, March 10, 2017

Correction regarding article published on 20/12/16

Madrid court rules on story referring to former governor of Mexican state of Coahuila


El Roto

El Roto cartoon, March 10, 2017


Madrid warns of “negative consequences” of Brexit on Spain

Government report predicts heavy cost to economy and risks to tourist industry, as well as migration