PROTESTS IN CATALONIA

Spanish PM announces trip to Barcelona after weekend violence

Pedro Sánchez said he is going to visit the police officers injured in the disturbances, and that he has sent Catalonia’s separatist leader a letter reminding him of his public duties

EL PAIS SEMANAL IN ENGLISH

Brits in Spain resort to Irish ancestry to stay in the EU after Brexit

Ireland used to receive around 6,000 applications for citizenship a year before the 2016 referendum. But last year alone it received 25,000, some from British nationals living in Spanish territory

Historical memory

Franco’s exhumation to take place on Thursday

After numerous setbacks, the Spanish government has announced that the body of the dictator will be transferred to a Madrid cemetery on October 24

CARTOONS

El Roto

El Roto cartoon, October 21, 2019