Spain to exhume bodies of civil war victims at Valley of the Fallen

Spain to exhume bodies of civil war victims at Valley of the Fallen

The Spanish government on Tuesday approved a special fund to exhume graves at the Valley of the Fallen, where thousands of victims of the Spanish Civil War and dictator Francisco Franco are buried.

Spain removes last statue of dictator Franco

Spain removes last statue of dictator Franco

Spain finally evicts Franco family from late dictator’s summer palace

Spain finally evicts Franco family from late dictator’s summer palace

Confusion over Spain’s plans to grant citizenship for descendants of International Brigades

Confusion over Spain’s plans to grant citizenship for descendants of International Brigades

Spain pledges to ramp up search for Franco victim graves

Spain pledges to ramp up search for Franco victim graves

Remembering the Battle of Jarama and the role of the International Brigades in the Spanish Civil War

Remembering the Battle of Jarama and the role of the International Brigades in the Spanish Civil War

Descendants of Spanish dictator Franco to sell off family jewels at London auction

Descendants of Spanish dictator Franco to sell off family jewels at London auction

OPINION: Franco’s gone, now it’s time to bury his ideas too

OPINION: Franco’s gone, now it’s time to bury his ideas too

What next for the Valley of the Fallen?

What next for the Valley of the Fallen?

IN PICTURES: Franco exhumed, transported by helicopter, and reburied as Spain takes ‘step towards reconciliation’

IN PICTURES: Franco exhumed, transported by helicopter, and reburied as Spain takes ‘step towards reconciliation’

October 24th: Spain sets date for Franco exhumation

October 24th: Spain sets date for Franco exhumation

Spain’s Supreme Court approves immediate exhumation of Franco

Spain’s Supreme Court approves immediate exhumation of Franco

Spain’s Catholic Church says it will not oppose Franco exhumation

Spain’s Catholic Church says it will not oppose Franco exhumation

EXPLAINED: Why Spain is on the verge of digging up General Franco
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EXPLAINED: Why Spain is on the verge of digging up General Franco

‘A horrendous mistake’: UN apologizes for attributing Guernica bombing to Spanish Republicans

‘A horrendous mistake’: UN apologizes for attributing Guernica bombing to Spanish Republicans

Vatican insists ex-envoy’s comments on Franco exhumation were ‘personal opinion’

Vatican insists ex-envoy’s comments on Franco exhumation were ‘personal opinion’

Spain sues Franco family to return dictator’s summer palace to the people

Spain sues Franco family to return dictator’s summer palace to the people

Spain complains over Vatican ‘interference’ in Franco exhumation plan

Spain complains over Vatican ‘interference’ in Franco exhumation plan

Franco’s exhumation suspended by Spain’s Supreme Court

Franco’s exhumation suspended by Spain’s Supreme Court

New mayor’s first job: Rid Spanish town of Francoist name

New mayor’s first job: Rid Spanish town of Francoist name

ON THIS DAY: 80 years ago, Spanish Civil War came to an end

ON THIS DAY: 80 years ago, Spanish Civil War came to an end

EU votes to scrap clock changes: What that means for Spain

EU votes to scrap clock changes: What that means for Spain

Two pro-Franco retired generals chosen to run on Vox ticket

Two pro-Franco retired generals chosen to run on Vox ticket

Why some of Spain’s Civil War survivors are still waiting to recover lost relatives

Why some of Spain’s Civil War survivors are still waiting to recover lost relatives

Franco will be exhumed in June despite family opposition

Franco will be exhumed in June despite family opposition

Spanish PM urges resistance to ‘winds of xenophobia’ facing Europe

Spanish PM urges resistance to ‘winds of xenophobia’ facing Europe

Spanish PM to visit France to pay tribute to civil war exiles

Spanish PM to visit France to pay tribute to civil war exiles

Spain gives Franco family 15 days to decide reburial

Spain gives Franco family 15 days to decide reburial

Franco’s family faced with deadline to choose dictator’s reburial site

Franco’s family faced with deadline to choose dictator’s reburial site

Spanish councils ordered to remove Franco symbols once and for all

Spanish councils ordered to remove Franco symbols once and for all

Prior at Valley of the Fallen mausoleum vetoes Franco exhumation

Prior at Valley of the Fallen mausoleum vetoes Franco exhumation

Madrid government rules out city-centre cathedral as Franco resting place

Madrid government rules out city-centre cathedral as Franco resting place

Topless Femen activists disrupt rally of Franco fans in Madrid

Topless Femen activists disrupt rally of Franco fans in Madrid

ANALYSIS: Will the PSOE and Podemos bring Franco back to central Madrid?

ANALYSIS: Will the PSOE and Podemos bring Franco back to central Madrid?

Doctor found guilty but walks free in Spain ‘stolen baby’ case

Doctor found guilty but walks free in Spain ‘stolen baby’ case

Spanish parliament approves exhumation of General Franco

Spanish parliament approves exhumation of General Franco

Eleven years jail sought for doctor in ‘stolen babies’ trial

Eleven years jail sought for doctor in ‘stolen babies’ trial

Franco’s family to ‘take care’ of remains after exhumation

Franco’s family to ‘take care’ of remains after exhumation

Spain just passed a decree allowing exhumation of Franco

Spain just passed a decree allowing exhumation of Franco

Rush to visit Franco’s tomb before his remains are moved

Rush to visit Franco’s tomb before his remains are moved

Digging up Franco: why Spain still can’t decide what to do with the dictator’s body

Digging up Franco: why Spain still can’t decide what to do with the dictator’s body

ANALYSIS: The ‘stolen babies’ trial in Spain finally shines a light on a scandal that cannot be forgotten

ANALYSIS: The ‘stolen babies’ trial in Spain finally shines a light on a scandal that cannot be forgotten

At Franco’s tomb, protesters rally against moving his body

At Franco’s tomb, protesters rally against moving his body

Spain plans truth commission on civil war and Franco’s dictatorship

Spain plans truth commission on civil war and Franco’s dictatorship

‘Spain shouldn’t ‘honour dictatorship’: ex-Franco prisoner

‘Spain shouldn’t ‘honour dictatorship’: ex-Franco prisoner

Spain’s first Franco-era ‘stolen babies’ trial begins

Spain’s first Franco-era ‘stolen babies’ trial begins

Spain’s new government vows to exhume Franco

Spain’s new government vows to exhume Franco

Madrid begins renaming streets that honour Franco regime

Madrid begins renaming streets that honour Franco regime

Spain begins to exhume bodies from Valley of the Fallen

Spain begins to exhume bodies from Valley of the Fallen

FOR SALE: General Franco’s summer palace

FOR SALE: General Franco’s summer palace

Franco’s grandson sentenced to jail for ramming police car

Franco’s grandson sentenced to jail for ramming police car

Spanish dictator Franco’s only daughter dies

Spanish dictator Franco’s only daughter dies

Is Spain still living under Francoism?

Is Spain still living under Francoism?

Pirate bullfighter provokes a storm with Franco-era flag

Pirate bullfighter provokes a storm with Franco-era flag

Franco’s summer palace to offer guided tours that ‘glorify the dictator’

Franco’s summer palace to offer guided tours that ‘glorify the dictator’

Spanish lawmakers vote to exhume Francisco Franco

Spanish lawmakers vote to exhume Francisco Franco

Is Spain about to dig up dictator Francisco Franco?

Is Spain about to dig up dictator Francisco Franco?

Fascist salutes as Franco minister is buried in Spain

Fascist salutes as Franco minister is buried in Spain

Spanish court rejects bid to exhume Franco

Spanish court rejects bid to exhume Franco

Tens of thousands of babies were stolen during Franco era in Spain. And now the first case is heading for trial.

Tens of thousands of babies were stolen during Franco era in Spain. And now the first case is heading for trial.

Spain ‘obstructing’ civil war and dictatorship probe

Spain ‘obstructing’ civil war and dictatorship probe

Fascists salute Franco on 41st anniversary of his death

Fascists salute Franco on 41st anniversary of his death

‘Cubism and War’ show opens at Barcelona Picasso Museum

‘Cubism and War’ show opens at Barcelona Picasso Museum

New Franco sculptures get egged in Barcelona

New Franco sculptures get egged in Barcelona

Spain is about to dig up the remains of Franco’s generals

Spain is about to dig up the remains of Franco’s generals

Spain seeks return of Nazi gifts ‘proving’ Aryan origins

Spain seeks return of Nazi gifts ‘proving’ Aryan origins

Disgraced banker could walk free thanks to Franco fans

Disgraced banker could walk free thanks to Franco fans

Franco finally stripped of mayor title by Catalan town

Franco finally stripped of mayor title by Catalan town

Fury over Franco and Himmler ‘tribute’ during Spanish fiesta

Fury over Franco and Himmler ‘tribute’ during Spanish fiesta

Spain’s Civil War victims to be exhumed from Franco’s tomb

Spain’s Civil War victims to be exhumed from Franco’s tomb

Guernica film premieres on 79th anniversary of bombings

Guernica film premieres on 79th anniversary of bombings

Heirs of dictator Franco named in tax haven leak

Heirs of dictator Franco named in tax haven leak

Bid launched to rename towns honouring Francoist heroes

Bid launched to rename towns honouring Francoist heroes

Madrid to rename Francoist streets after terrorism victims

Madrid to rename Francoist streets after terrorism victims

Madrid banishes ghosts of Franco from its streets with name changes

Madrid banishes ghosts of Franco from its streets with name changes

Will Madrid ever be rid of street names honouring Franco regime?

Will Madrid ever be rid of street names honouring Franco regime?

Marchers demand justice 40 years after death of dictator Gen Franco

Marchers demand justice 40 years after death of dictator Gen Franco

Search for ‘stolen babies’ continues forty years after Gen Franco’s death

Search for ‘stolen babies’ continues forty years after Gen Franco’s death

On this day in 1975: Spain’s dictator General Francisco Franco died

On this day in 1975: Spain’s dictator General Francisco Franco died

Petition to dig up Franco launched on fortieth anniversary of his death

Petition to dig up Franco launched on fortieth anniversary of his death

Ten ways Spain has changed since the death of Gen Francisco Franco

Ten ways Spain has changed since the death of Gen Francisco Franco

Spanish dictator Francisco Franco demystified 40 years after his death

Spanish dictator Francisco Franco demystified 40 years after his death

Outrage as it emerges Germany still pays out to Spain’s Nazi volunteers

Outrage as it emerges Germany still pays out to Spain’s Nazi volunteers

Will it be third time lucky in quest to solve mystery of Lorca’s grave?

Will it be third time lucky in quest to solve mystery of Lorca’s grave?

Spanish Civil War refugees given memorial at French camp of shame

Spanish Civil War refugees given memorial at French camp of shame

Franco’s victims call for official investigation into unsolved crimes

Franco’s victims call for official investigation into unsolved crimes

Spanish champion served up fascist anthem

Spanish champion served up fascist anthem

Childhood memory helps to locate Civil War grave

Childhood memory helps to locate Civil War grave

Footballer sparks row by wearing Franco T-shirt

Footballer sparks row by wearing Franco T-shirt

New mayors vow to rid Spain of Franco ghosts

New mayors vow to rid Spain of Franco ghosts

Madrid mayor to rid city of dictator Franco

Madrid mayor to rid city of dictator Franco

Franco-era secrets to remain secret, says govt

Franco-era secrets to remain secret, says govt

Viva Franco? Civil Guard photo shoot sparks fury

Viva Franco? Civil Guard photo shoot sparks fury

New documents shed light on Lorca’s death

New documents shed light on Lorca’s death

Rajoy more hated than Franco among youth

Rajoy more hated than Franco among youth

IN PICS: The Republican symbols that survived Franco

IN PICS: The Republican symbols that survived Franco

Official: Francisco Franco was a dictator

Official: Francisco Franco was a dictator

Franco symbols live on 40 years after his death

Franco symbols live on 40 years after his death

Mayors reported for Francoist symbols

Mayors reported for Francoist symbols

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Fight against fanaticism not over: Spanish PM

Femen urges Spain to end fascist anniversary

Femen urges Spain to end fascist anniversary

Spain scraps plan to declassify military files

Spain scraps plan to declassify military files

Argentina seeks Franco minister extradition

Argentina seeks Franco minister extradition

Rogue church shocks with ‘Saint Franco’ statue

Rogue church shocks with ‘Saint Franco’ statue

Ten things you need to know about La Liga

Ten things you need to know about La Liga

Mayor under fire from police after jihad tweet

Mayor under fire from police after jihad tweet

Artist vents anger with Franco face punch ball

Artist vents anger with Franco face punch ball

Dead dictator set to lose honorary law job

Dead dictator set to lose honorary law job

‘Franco replaced sex with power’: New book

‘Franco replaced sex with power’: New book

Franco mass grave victims given burial

Franco mass grave victims given burial

Spain stalls on Franco-era crimes probe

Spain stalls on Franco-era crimes probe

School’s Nazi flea market shocks Spain

School’s Nazi flea market shocks Spain

Franco family ordered to return dictator’s summer palace to the people of Spain

Franco family ordered to return dictator’s summer palace to the people of Spain

Politicians slammed over Facebook fascist salute

Politicians slammed over Facebook fascist salute

Franco monument to receive €215K restoration

Franco monument to receive €215K restoration

‘Franco’s victims probably deserved to die’

‘Franco’s victims probably deserved to die’

‘Frozen Franco’ artist found not guilty

‘Frozen Franco’ artist found not guilty

‘Artistic’ fascist symbol saved from scrapheap

‘Artistic’ fascist symbol saved from scrapheap

Mother finds Spain ‘stolen baby’ 44 years on

Mother finds Spain ‘stolen baby’ 44 years on

Fascist footage ‘blooper’ shocks TV journalist

Fascist footage ‘blooper’ shocks TV journalist

MI6 kept Spain from Hitler with bribes

MI6 kept Spain from Hitler with bribes

‘I am the miracle worker’

‘I am the miracle worker’

Government defends tribute to Nazi volunteers

Government defends tribute to Nazi volunteers

‘Spain must drop fascist street names’

‘Spain must drop fascist street names’