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.

IMMIGRATION

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

Editorial

Catalan farce

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

Cartoons

Ros

Ros cartoon, January 12, 2018

Cartoons

El Roto

El Roto cartoon, January 12, 2018

TOURISM

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

Tourism industry estimates 82 million visitors arrived in 2017

Culture

Madrid according to Pedro Almodóvar

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