Rafael Catala

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Hundreds  gather at the palace of justice after the sentencing hearing of the trial of five men accused of gang raping an 18-year-old during San Fermines fiestas, in Pamplona. Photograph: Villar Lopez

The controversial decision by a court in Spain to absolve five men of charges of rape last week has unleashed a wave of demonstrations across the coun(...)

Former Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont leaves prison in Neumuenster, Germany on Friday after posting bail. Photograph: Jens Schlueter/EPA

To cheers of “Freedom! Freedom!”, Catalan’s ex-president Carles Puigdemont was released from a northern German prison on Friday after 10 days in custo(...)

Spanish journalists Jose Manuel Lopez, Angel Sastre and Antonio Pampliega – the three have been missing in Syria since July 13th

Spanish officials say they are trying to establish what happened to three freelance journalists who went missing around the embattled northern Syrian (...)

There can be little doubt that the contemptuous attitude taken by Madrid’s political class both to Catalan aspirations for independence – and the unof(...)