Thomas Shannon | Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs

“I respect President Trump”

One of Washington’s most veteran diplomats defends loyalty to his country despite provocative behavior by his current president

The Spanish vineyard revolution

Forty years ago, Spanish wine was precisely nowhere on the global map. Now, it has almost legendary status among connoisseurs the world over. This is the story of how this change came about.


Spanish activist in Morocco plagued by accusations of human trafficking

The case was opened by Spanish police after numerous calls by Helena Maleno to sea rescue services


Catalan farce

Carles Puigdemont’s demands to become a virtual president must be urgently defused



Ros cartoon, January 12, 2018


El Roto

El Roto cartoon, January 12, 2018


Spain overtakes US to become second most-visited country in the world

Tourism industry estimates 82 million visitors arrived in 2017


Madrid according to Pedro Almodóvar

New guidebook to filming locations used in director’s movies offers unique view of Spanish capital