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Spanish king tasks Sanchez to form new government

Jun 07, 2019 - 3:10 PM

While they won a general poll in April, acting prime minister Pedro Sanchez's socialists fail to secure a majority in parliament and need the support of other groupings

OATH OF OFFICE. Spain's new Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez takes the oath of office during a swearing-in ceremony at the Zarzuela Palace near Madrid on June 2, 2018. Photo by Emilio Naranjo/Pool/AFP

Spanish corruption scandals cast shadow ahead of general election

Aug 14, 2015 - 11:47 AM

While analysts agree that corruption burdens both the ruling conservative Popular Party PP and the main opposition Socialists they disagree on the political fallout

SPAIN. Belgian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Security and the Interior Jam Jambon (L) talks with Spanish Minister for Home Affairs Jorge Fernandez Diaz (R) at the start of the EU Informal meeting of Internal Security and of Migration Ministers, in Luxembourg, July 9 2015. File Photo by Mathieu Cugnot/EPA