‘Everybody freeze!’: How a failed coup 40 years ago reshaped Spain’s military

‘Everybody freeze!’: How a failed coup 40 years ago reshaped Spain’s military

On February 23 2021, Spain marks 40 years since a failed coup attempt triggered a cultural revolution within the military, leading to its forced modernisation and social integration.

Spanish army skirts around tattoo troubles by launching ‘unisex’ uniform

Spanish army skirts around tattoo troubles by launching ‘unisex’ uniform

Spain to boost defence budget

Spain to boost defence budget

Too fat to fight: Spanish Legion soldiers put on diet

Too fat to fight: Spanish Legion soldiers put on diet

Spain’s arms firms fail to meet grade on ethics

Spain’s arms firms fail to meet grade on ethics

Army prepared to act on Catalonia: chief of staff

Army prepared to act on Catalonia: chief of staff

Spanish soldiers served rotten rations: report

Spanish soldiers served rotten rations: report

Bestselling soldier jailed for ‘corrupt’ army claims

Bestselling soldier jailed for ‘corrupt’ army claims

Spanish soldier jailed on Iraq torture charges

Spanish soldier jailed on Iraq torture charges

Spain’s defence minister: ‘Drones are the future’

Spain’s defence minister: ‘Drones are the future’

Buttock-rubbing soldier handed jail term

Buttock-rubbing soldier handed jail term