¿Qué? podcast, S03E8: Spain’s general election and the PSOE-Podemos deal

This week we discuss – what else? – the results of Sunday’s repeat poll and the surprise agreement between Pedro Sánchez and Pablo Iglesias that paves the way for a coalition

Pedro Sánchez and Pablo Iglesias
Pedro Sánchez and Pablo IglesiasJesús Hellín (Europa Press)

This week we discuss the outcome of Sunday’s repeat Spanish election, as well as the surprise deal announced less than 48 hours after the poll that the PSOE and Unidas Podemos would be forming a coalition government.

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