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Iranian odd couple claimed nuclear program insider knowledge

The couple who contacted the US Consulate in Barcelona said they had information about Iran's nuclear capabilities.

A document unveiled by Wikileaks shows that two mysterious individuals sought asylum through Barcelona’s US Consulate, claiming they were privy to information about Iranian terrorist activities.

October 17th, 2011 | Posted in Featured, Politics, Spain News, Wikileaks | Read More »

American breakfast and prayers for Zapatero

Zapatero’s apparent rapport with Barack Obama has brought an end to the frost of the Bush years, marking the latest development in Spain’s association with the United States. It has been a complex relationship which has seen plenty of twists over the decades.

January 25th, 2010 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

Naked but (probably) no safer

In the wake of the Christmas Day bombing attempt in the United States, body scanners are being touted as the latest solution to catch terrorists intent on bringing down planes. Spain, as the current EU term president, is weighing in on the security vs. privacy debate.

January 25th, 2010 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

Spain, Europe and the world: Zapatero’s moment

The rotating presidency of the European Union could be a chance for Zapatero to boost his international profile. But with Spain still in deep economic crisis, is its prime minister really the man to lead Europe out of recession?

January 24th, 2010 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

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