INTERVIEW | Petro Poroshenko

Ukrainian president: “It was necessary to stage the killing of Babchenko”

“Russia is portraying Stalin as a hero of our time,” says Poroshenko

CARTOONS

El Roto

El Roto cartoon, June 5, 2018

Americas

Fuego volcano survivor: “The lava was on top of us”

The recent volcanic eruption in Guatemala has left at least 69 dead and affected thousands more

CARTOONS

Ros

Ros cartoon, June 5, 2018

POLITICAL CRISIS IN SPAIN

Mariano Rajoy steps down as president of the Popular Party

The former prime minister announced his resignation on Tuesday, just days after he was ousted from office via a no-confidence motion filed by the Socialists

OPINION

Two paradoxes

Hackers and whistle-blowers have pulled back the curtain on the international financial system while autocrats go out of their way to stage fake elections

Spanish politics

New Spanish PM seeks to send firm message with Cabinet picks

Pedro Sánchez counters claims about a weak government with Socialist lineup that includes several women and a non-separatist Catalan

EDITORIAL

The decision the Popular Party must make

Now that they are in opposition, the conservatives need to regroup and exercise loyal opposition to the government, not create tension and agitation

Environment

The plastic polluting a piece of paradise in the Canaries

The island of La Graciosa is awash with waste from all parts of the world, and it just keeps coming in