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Germany quarrels with Spain over arming Ukraine

Berlin reportedly raised the alarm over Spain’s supposed plans to provide as many as 40 German-made tanks to Ukraine, revealed in a media report last Sunday. Madrid allegedly had to scale back the scheme dramatically amid the German…

Spain’s confirmed coronavirus cases rise to 716,481

Spain’s cumulative tally of confirmed coronavirus infections rose by 12,272 on Friday from the previous day to 716,481, health ministry data showed. The total number of COVID-19 fatalities reached 31,232 from 31,118 reported on Thursday.…

Deputy PM says time is right for Spain to become a republic

Spain’s far-left deputy prime minister said on Saturday that a financial scandal which has rocked the royal family had presented an “historic moment” to push for a republic. Pablo Iglesias, leader of the Unidas Podemos party, the junior…

Calvino: Spain’s third-quarter growth to exceed 10%

The Spanish economy will expand at a pace above 10% in the third quarter, Economy Minister Nadia Calvino said on Thursday, without giving projections for the full year. The minister reiterated the forecast after the central bank on…

Spain reports 4,503 new coronavirus cases

Spain came close to clocking half a million coronavirus cases on Friday after authorities registered 4,503 new infections, bringing the total to 498,989 - the most in Western Europe. The death rate remains well below the March-April peak…