Tag: Pedro Sanchez

A diplomatic crisis is underway between Spain and Israel

A diplomatic crisis is underway between Spain and Israel

On Thursday, the Israeli government of Benjamin Netanyahu decided to recall its ambassador to Spain from the country, thus amplifying a diplomatic crisis that had begun A week ago on the occasion of Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez’s visit to the Middle East, and worsened on Thursday, when Sánchez reiterated his condemnation of the intense […]

The new combative Spanish government

The new combative Spanish government

On Monday, Pedro Sánchez, the new Spanish Prime Minister, presented his new government, which will be made up of 10 ministers, men and women, almost all people loyal to him and almost all professional politicians: in fact, in the Il there is no new Spanish government, they are technical ministers. This composition of loyal and […]

The big demonstration in Madrid against the amnesty of the leaders of Catalan independence

The big demonstration in Madrid against the amnesty of the leaders of Catalan independence

A large demonstration took place on Saturday in Madrid, the capital of Spain, to protest against the amnesty that could be granted to the organizers of the 2017 Catalan independence referendum. The amnesty is the main element of the government agreement concluded between the Socialist Party of current Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez and the Catalan […]

Spain: Pedro Sanchez remains head of government

Spain: Pedro Sanchez remains head of government

Acting Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez was re-elected as head of government by the Spanish Parliament on Thursday. A majority of 350 MPs in Madrid voted for Pedro Sanchez, secretary general of the socialist PSOE, on Thursday. Sanchez’s re-election is controversial because it includes amnesty for Catalan separatists. Catalan parties Junts per Catalunya and ERC are […]

Politics Spanish Prime Minister Sanchez confirmed in office – due to amnesty agreements 6 hours ago

Politics Spanish Prime Minister Sanchez confirmed in office – due to amnesty agreements 6 hours ago

Socialist Pedro Sánchez has been confirmed as Spain’s prime minister for another four years – after months of negotiations and a delicate deal. Madrid’s lower house voted on Thursday, almost four months after new parliamentary elections, by 179 to 171 to retain the left-wing government. More news on our WhatsApp channel. Subscribe now! The fact […]

Pedro Sánchez is Spanish Prime Minister again

Pedro Sánchez is Spanish Prime Minister again

The Spanish Parliament has placed its trust in Pedro Sánchez, outgoing Prime Minister and leader of the Spanish Socialist Party (PSOE), as the country’s new Prime Minister. Sánchez was elected in the first round, with an absolute – albeit narrow – majority of 179 votes out of 350 parliamentary seats. Sánchez has led every Spanish […]

Did Sánchez make too many concessions to the Catalan separatists?

Did Sánchez make too many concessions to the Catalan separatists?

In Spain, parties supporting outgoing Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez presented on Monday an amnesty bill for Catalan independence activists and for those involved in the October 2017 referendum and other contexts of illegal political actions . The amnesty is the main element of the government agreement concluded between Sánchez’s Socialist Party and the Catalan independence […]

Protests by the Spanish right against the government agreement between Catalan socialists and separatists

Protests by the Spanish right against the government agreement between Catalan socialists and separatists

For weeks in Madrid and other Spanish cities, a growing number of right-wing and far-right demonstrators have been protesting against negotiations for a government alliance between the outgoing Prime Minister, the socialist Pedro Sánchez, and the party center-right Catalan separatist. Junts party for Catalonia, led by Carles Puigdemont. The biggest protests took place Thursday evening […]

The co-founder of the Spanish right-wing populist party Vox in Madrid was shot dead 4 hours ago

The co-founder of the Spanish right-wing populist party Vox in Madrid was shot dead 4 hours ago

Right-wing Spanish politician and co-founder of the right-wing populist party Vox Alejo Vidal-Quadras was shot dead on the streets of Madrid. According to Vox boss Santiago Abascal, the 78-year-old man was not in mortal danger after the bloody act. An unknown assailant shot a former EU lawmaker in the face in the central region of […]

In Spain, there is finally an agreement for the government

In Spain, there is finally an agreement for the government

On Thursday morning, the Socialist Party (PSOE) of outgoing Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez and the center-right Catalan independence party Junts per Catalunya led by Carles Puigdemont reached an agreement a deal to form the next government in Spain, after two months of negotiations. The central point of the agreement concerns the possibility that the organizers […]