Spain

Spain's Pedro Sanchez loses vote to be confirmed as PM

Acting Socialist prime minister loses parliamentary vote, raising chances of fourth election in Spain in as many years.

Spain's Pedro Sanchez loses vote to be confirmed as PM

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Spain PM Sanchez in negotiations ahead of crucial vote

Socialist party in talks with Podemos and regional MPs to confirm Sanchez as prime minister in fresh parliamentary vote.

Spain PM Sanchez in negotiations ahead of crucial vote

Pedro Sanchez

Who is Pedro Sanchez, leader of Spain's Socialist Workers' Party?

Spain’s centre-left PSOE has won 123 seats in the general election, giving its leader a chance to form the government.

Who is Pedro Sanchez, leader of Spain's Socialist Workers' Party?

Spain

Spain votes in poll marked by far-right resurgence

With all eyes on the far-right Vox party, left-wing PSOE is expected to win most seats but not an outright majority.

Spain votes in pivotal election marked by far-right resurgence

Spain

Spain's general election: Four things to know

Spain to vote on Sunday against backdrop of tensions over Catalonia, as rising far right upsets traditional landscape.

Everything you need to know about Spain's general election

Spain

Spain's PM calls snap election for April 28

Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez calls snap election after government's budget proposal was rejected.

Spain's PM calls snap election for April 28

Spain

Catalan trial: Will Spanish Socialists survive snap polls?

Catalan parties voted against a national spending measure, ensuring snap polls that could mean right-wing gains.

Catalonia

Catalan separatists go on trial in Spain

In 'trial of the century', 12 separatists face up to 25 years in jail for the failed Catalonia independence bid in 2017.

Catalan separatists go on trial in Spain

Spain

Spanish nationalists call for Pedro Sanchez's resignation

After socialist PM's attempt to calm tensions with Catalonia, right wingers call him a traitor and demand elections.

Spanish nationalists call for Pedro Sanchez's resignation

Catalonia

Spanish PM travels to Strasbourg to 'defend' country's judiciary

Pedro Sanchez to meet EU rights court officials amid concerns over impartiality in trying pro-Catalonia leaders.

Spanish PM travels to Strasbourg to 'defend' country's judiciary

Venezuela

Elections, or else: EU nations give ultimatum to Maduro

Spain, France, Germany and the UK to recognise Guaido as Venezuela's president unless Maduro calls elections.

EU nations give Venezuela's Maduro eight-day ultimatum

Spain

Catalan protesters block roads over Spanish cabinet meeting

Weekly cabinet meeting usually takes place in Madrid but government decided to hold it in Barcelona on Friday.