Spain and Brexit

The European Union must keep its promise about the Spanish role in the future of Gibraltar


IMF report calls on Spain to take action against high debt and deficit

Annual study praises the recovery but says much of it is due to cyclical factors, not structural reforms


El Roto

El Roto cartoon, November 22, 2018


Spanish chef Dani García awarded three Michelin stars in new guide

His eponymous restaurant in Andalusia is the only establishment from Spain to be added to the legendary list with the highest rating


EU, UK agree draft declaration on post-Brexit relationship, with no mention of Gibraltar

The text eliminates direct reference to Article 184 of the UK’s Withdrawal Agreement, the clause Spain objects to as it does not exclude the British Overseas Territory from talks


Spain’s Pedro Sánchez makes historic visit to Cuba but will not meet with leading dissidents

This is the first time a Spanish prime minister travels to the island in 32 years


Spain will veto Brexit deal despite bilateral agreement on Gibraltar

PM Pedro Sánchez telephoned Theresa May to say that “the problem affects the essence of our country, of our nation”

LGBTQ+ Rights

Valencia doctor performs pioneering sex change surgery in 17 hours

The Spanish medical team created a man’s body, a process than can take up to 10 years, in under a day