Spain’s Popular Party only willing to support an eight-week state of alarm

PP chief Pablo Casado says his group is willing to back the emergency measure on the condition that it lasts for a shorter period and that legal alternative to it is prepared by December


El Roto

El Roto cartoon, October 26, 2020


Spain’s new state of alarm: more regions close their borders

Aragón, Asturias and the Basque Country join Navarre and La Rioja in sealing their territory, while Catalonia is considering weekend home confinements


Spain’s streets empty once again as country enters first night of curfew

There were few people to be seen in Madrid, Barcelona, Seville and Valencia on Sunday night after the Spanish government declared a state of alarm in a bid to contain the spread of the coronavirus