New law aims to boost hunt for Spain’s Franco-era mass graves

New law aims to boost hunt for Spain’s Franco-era mass graves

Spain’s government finalised a bill on Tuesday aimed at boosting the search for the remains of people killed during Francisco Franco’s dictatorship and the country’s civil war.

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

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

Ghosts of War: Artist superimposes Spanish Civil War scenes on to modern life

Ghosts of War: Artist superimposes Spanish Civil War scenes on to modern life

Why the Spanish Civil War continues to haunt Gothic literature

Why the Spanish Civil War continues to haunt Gothic literature

Ten must-watch films about the Spanish Civil War

Ten must-watch films about the Spanish Civil War

New series on Spanish Civil War planned by creators of ‘The Wire’

New series on Spanish Civil War planned by creators of ‘The Wire’

The blockade-running British women at the forefront of Basque evacuations

The blockade-running British women at the forefront of Basque evacuations

80 years on from the Guernica bombing and Spain is still struggling to honour historical memory

80 years on from the Guernica bombing and Spain is still struggling to honour historical memory

Spanish court rejects bid to exhume Franco

Spanish court rejects bid to exhume Franco

Madrid to hold major Picasso exhibit for ‘Guernica’ anniversary

Madrid to hold major Picasso exhibit for ‘Guernica’ anniversary

Fascists salute Franco on 41st anniversary of his death

Fascists salute Franco on 41st anniversary of his death

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

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

In Spain as in Syria? Why do people fight in foreign wars?

In Spain as in Syria? Why do people fight in foreign wars?

The Spanish Civil War and the Americans who fought in it

The Spanish Civil War and the Americans who fought in it

Spanish Civil War: A testing ground for Second World War

Spanish Civil War: A testing ground for Second World War

Painful memories of civil war live on in southern Spain

Painful memories of civil war live on in southern Spain

Saint-Exupery’s Spanish civil war press pass found

Saint-Exupery’s Spanish civil war press pass found

Guernica film premieres on 79th anniversary of bombings

Guernica film premieres on 79th anniversary of bombings

Spanish Civil War refugees given memorial at French camp of shame

Spanish Civil War refugees given memorial at French camp of shame

It’s time Spain learnt some lessons from its own Civil War refugees

It’s time Spain learnt some lessons from its own Civil War refugees

Secret files reveal British concern over Spanish Civil War Brigades

Secret files reveal British concern over Spanish Civil War Brigades

New mayors vow to rid Spain of Franco ghosts

New mayors vow to rid Spain of Franco ghosts

Spanish Civil War ends, Franco moves to power

Spanish Civil War ends, Franco moves to power

International Brigades honoured at Jarama

International Brigades honoured at Jarama

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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 stalls on Franco-era crimes probe

Spain stalls on Franco-era crimes probe