Separatist MEPs bring Catalan conflict to the heart of EU democracy

By |januar 14th, 2020|Carles Puigdemont, Catalan conflict, European Court of Justice, European Parliament, News, Oriol Junqueras, Pedro Sanchez, right to inmunity, Spain|

Pro-independence Catalan leaders Carles Puigdemont and Toni Comin sat for the first time as members of the European Parliament on Monday (13 December), calling on the EU to take a stance on the political conflict currently gripping Spain. 

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Former Commission officials top new Spanish government

By |januar 10th, 2020|Arancha González, News, Pedro Sanchez, Spain|

Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez appointed former European Commission spokesperson Arancha González as his new foreign affairs minister, while Nadia Calviño, who used to be a director-general in the EU executive, will become vice-president for economy, and former EU official Luis Planas will stay on as agriculture minister.

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Allied with far-left, Spain’s Sanchez stays on as PM

By |januar 8th, 2020|Catalan independence, Charles Michel, ERC, News, Pablo Casado, Pablo Iglesias, Partido Popular, Pedro Sanchez, Podemos, PSOE, socialists, Spain, Spanish elections, Ursula von der Leyen, Vox|

Spain's parliament on Tuesday (7 January) narrowly confirmed Socialist leader Pedro Sánchez as premier for another term, paving the way for the country's first-ever coalition government since its return to democracy in the 1970s.

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Spain’s lawmakers likely to back Sanchez coalition in tight vote

By |januar 7th, 2020|Catalonia, News, Pedro Sanchez, Podemos, Spain, Spain elections|

Spanish lawmakers are expected to vote by the narrowest of margins on Tuesday (7 January) to confirm Socialist leader Pedro Sánchez as head of a left-wing coalition government.

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Crucial week in Madrid to form ‘progressive’ government

By |december 16th, 2019|News, Pedro Sanchez, Podemos|

Acting socialist PM Pedro Sánchez is expected to receive some certainties from Catalan separatists of ERC on their essential support to allow the investiture, EURACTIV’s partner EFE reported.

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Spain’s king taps Socialist Sanchez to form government

By |december 12th, 2019|Ciudadanos, King Felipe, News, Pedro Sanchez, PSOE, Spain|

Spain's King Felipe VI has tasked acting Socialist Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez to form a government after the country's second inconclusive election in less than seven months, EURACTIV’s partner EFE reported.

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Socialists and Podemos reach deal for a ‘progressive’ government in Spain

By |november 12th, 2019|Catalonia, far right, News, Pablo Iglesias, Pedro Sanchez, Podemos, PSOE, Spain|

Spain's ruling Socialists and the far-left Unidas Podemos have reached an agreement for a “progressive” government after Sunday's general elections, acting Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez and the leader of Unidas Podemos, Pablo Iglesias, announced on Tuesday (12 November).

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Spain’s Socialists again seek to rule without majority as Ciudadanos collapses

By |november 12th, 2019|Catalonia independence, Ciudadanos, News, Partido Popular, Pedro Sanchez, Podemos, PSOE, Spanish elections, Vox|

The head of Spain's centre-right Ciudadanos party quit on Monday (11 November) after heavy election losses, potentially making his party more amenable to backing a government led by the Socialists.

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Spain’s far right doubles seats in hung parliament, difficult talks ahead

By |november 11th, 2019|Catalan independence, Ciudadanos, far right, News, Pablo Casado, Pablo Iglesias, Partido Popular, Pedro Sanchez, Podemos, PSOE, Spanish elections, Vox|

Spain's far-right Vox party more than doubled its number of lawmakers in the country's fourth national election in four years on Sunday (10 November), which delivered a deeply fragmented parliament, setting the stage for very difficult government negot...

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Tactical voting or conviction, what will drive the Spanish elections?

By |november 10th, 2019|News, Pedro Sanchez, Spain, Spain elections, Vox|

Spanish voters are heading back to the polls on Sunday (10 November) for the fourth general election in less than four years to see if they can finally put an end to the political deadlock. EURACTIV's partner Euroefe reports.

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