SPANISH POLITICS

Madrid region gets its first government propped up by the far right

Conservative candidate Isabel Díaz Ayuso was confirmed as the new leader following a tense debate at the regional assembly

AIRLINES

Ryanair cabin crew in Spain planning 10 days of strikes

The September stoppages, which have yet to be confirmed, are caused by plans to shut down three bases

Brexit

Spain’s beer producers warn industry under threat from Brexit

The United Kingdom is the third-biggest recipient of Spanish ales, but experts fear that could change once Britain leaves the EU

MILITARY

Video: Tense incident between Spanish and Russian aircraft over Baltic Sea

Footage shows NATO-led jet closely tagging plane reportedly carrying Russian defense minister

IMMIGRATION

France says it is acting to solve ‘Open Arms’ migrant crisis

Interior ministry confirms contact with Brussels to find safe port for Spanish rescue ship with 151 aboard

CULTURE

Why the Spanish language is losing ground in Gibraltar

Younger generations are using English almost exclusively, a fact educators blame partly on social media