Tag: spain

NATO to Train 30,000 Troops in South Europe in Autumn 2015

NATO to Train 30,000 Troops in South Europe in Autumn 2015 -sputniknews.com The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) will conduct training of some 30,000 military personnel in Spain, Italy and Portugal this fall, NATO Supreme Allied Commander Transformation Gen. Jean-Paul Palomeros said on Wednesday. “[In] October, November we […]

Fears in Spain As Toxic Orange Chemical Cloud covers Catalonia

http://www.commondreams.org/news/2015/02/12/fears-spain-explosion-unleashes-orange-chemical-cloud-over-catalonia Tens of thousands of local residents in the northern region of Catalonia in Spain were told to stay indoors on Thursday after an explosion at a chemical warehouse unleashed a toxic orange cloud over a wide area covering approximately six towns. According to a spokeswoman from Catalonia’s regional […]

Germany faces impossible choice as Greek austerity revolt spreads

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/finance/economics/11407256/Germany-faces-impossible-choice-as-Greek-austerity-revolt-spreads.html The political centre across southern Europe is disintegrating. Establishment parties of centre-left and centre-right – La Casta, as they say in Spain – have successively immolated themselves enforcing EMU debt-deflation. Spain’s neo-Bolivarian Podemos party refuses to fade. It has endured crippling internal rifts. It has shrugged off hostile […]

Anti-austerity anger sweeps from Greece to Spain as hundreds of thousands march through Madrid

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2934527/Anti-austerity-anger-sweeps-Spain- Hundreds of thousands of people marched through Madrid today in a show of strength by a fledgling radical leftist party, as it becomes the latest European political organisation to gain widespread support for its anti-austerity stance. Podemos (‘We Can’) supporters from across Spain converged around the Cibeles […]