Venezuela’s ex-spy chief arrested in Madrid on US warrant

Credit to Author: jvicente| Date: Sat, 13 Apr 2019 07:29:10 +0000

Venezuela's ex-spy chief arrested in Madrid on US warrant

Venezuela’s longtime spy chief was arrested Friday in Madrid by Spanish police acting on a U.S. drug warrant a few weeks after he threw his support behind opponents of President Nicolas Maduro.

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Franco mausoleum’s prior vetoes exhumation, says Spain

Credit to Author: ccepeda| Date: Fri, 04 Jan 2019 06:52:20 +0000

Francisco Franco

The prior of the mausoleum where Spain’s late fascist dictator Francisco Franco is buried has rejected any exhumation of his remains, the government said Thursday, in the latest stumbling block to a divisive project. The grandiose monument carved into a hillside near Madrid is managed by Benedictine monks and the government is pressing the Church […]

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