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  • Spain: Attack in Barcelona

    Spain: Attack in Barcelona

    Expand A still image from video shows a police cordon on a street in Barcelona, Spain following a van crash August 17, 2017. REUTERS TV via REUTERS (London) – T…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Spain: Migrants Held in Poor Conditions

    Spain: Migrants Held in Poor Conditions

    Expand A migrant rescued off the Spanish coast arriving at the port in Malaga, southern Spain, December 3, 2016. © 2017 Reuters (Milan) – Asylum…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • UN Human Rights Council Elections, Not Much of a Race After All

    UN Human Rights Council Elections, Not Much of a Race After All

    Expand Delegates arrive for the 34th session of the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva, Switzerland, February 27, 2017. © 2017 Reuters To avoid the…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Spain: LGBT Asylum Seekers Abused in North African Enclave

    Spain: LGBT Asylum Seekers Abused in North African Enclave

    Expand Migrants atop the double-layer fence around Spain’s north African enclave Ceuta, September 2016 ©2016 Antonio Sempere (Milan) – Lesbian,…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Civil Society Letter to Heads of State and Government on EU Response to the Refugee Crisis
    Dear Heads of State and Government,We are civil society organisations, which are supported, collectively, by hundreds of thousands of people across Europe, working with those less fortunate to alleviate poverty, provide essential aid and defend peop…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Spain
    A policy of summary returns and reinforced controls at Spain’s land border with Morocco in its North Africa enclaves appeared to result in migrants increasingly trying to reach Ceuta and Melilla by boat or swimming. The number of deaths along that…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • European Union
    In a year marked by horrific attacks by armed extremists in Paris in January and November, and a deepening refugee crisis, the European Union and its member states struggled to develop an effective and principled response to the hundreds of thousands…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • UN Human Rights Council: Adoption of the outcome of the Universal Periodic Review of Spain
    Human Rights Watch welcomes that Spain’s Universal Periodic Review addressed key issues of concern, and acknowledge that Spain accepted many important recommendations.  We remain concerned about legislation and practices in Spain that undermine…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • The Mediterranean Migration Crisis

    The Mediterranean Migration Crisis

    IntroductionUnprecedented numbers of people are taking dangerous journeys across the Mediterranean to reach countries of the European Union. Migrants and asylum seekers have been crossing the Mediterranean for decades. The numbers have fluctuated o…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Brussels’ Personae Non Gratae
    Imagine the Hollywood blockbuster about one boat’s perilous journey in the Mediterranean. The Eritrean mother with her five-year-old son, the 16-year-old Afghan boy traveling on his own, and the Syrian patriarch with his entire family — they woul…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -

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  • newPolice extend hunt for Barcelona attack suspect across Europe
    Younes Abouyaaqoub, 22, continues to elude police despite 800 checkpoints and increase in anti-terrorism officersThe hunt for the main suspect in the Barcelona terrorist attack has been extended to other European countries, a Catalan government offic…
    - 2 hours ago, 21 Aug 17, 4:01am -
  • newBarcelona unites for opening game of the football season
    Players wear black armbands in memory of the victims of attacks in Catalonia to chorus of ‘we are not afraid’ from the crowdsFirst came the stillness of mourning, then a defiant roar of “We are not afraid” as tens of thousands of Barcelona fo…
    - 12 hours ago, 20 Aug 17, 5:55pm -
  • newSolidarity must extend far beyond the victims of terror | Editorial
    The terrorists want to destroy universal values of freedom and tolerance. If Europe fails refugees it is a kind of victory for themSpain has been a model of solidarity in the three days since the terror attacks that killed 14 people in Barcelona and…
    - 15 hours ago, 20 Aug 17, 3:01pm -
  • newGerman writer held in Spain on Turkish warrant granted conditional release
    Turkish-born author Doğan Akhanlı, who has written about human rights in Turkey, was arrested while on holidayGermany welcomed the release on Sunday of a German writer detained in Spain on a Turkish warrant and accused Turkey of abusing the interna…
    - 16 hours ago, 20 Aug 17, 2:22pm -
  • newVictims of the Spain terrorist attacks: what we know so far
    Details of the people killed in the attacks in Barcelona and CambrilsThe death toll from the attacks in Barcelona and Cambrils on Thursday stands at 14, although scores more were injured, many of them seriously.Here is what we know about the victims…
    - 17 hours ago, 20 Aug 17, 12:47pm -
  • Barcelona has a history of rebuilding itself. This attack will be no different Miquel Berga
    Terrorists chose to attack one of the great glocal cities this week. But Barcelona’s past has made it resilientLast June, Barcelona commemorated the 30th anniversary of the last major terrorist attack the city had suffered. A bomb placed in the bas…
    - 1 day ago, 20 Aug 17, 1:00am -
  • Ripoll, the quiet Pyrenean town that is an unlikely cradle of terror
    Local people shocked to discover Barcelona killers lived among themResidents of the small Catalan town of Ripoll are still in a state of shock, after it emerged that it was home to most of the suspected terrorists involved in the attacks in Barcelona…
    - 1 day ago, 19 Aug 17, 7:03pm -
  • Germany urges Spain not to extradite Erdoğan critic to Turkey
    Writer Doğan Akhanlı is being held in Spain on a Turkish warrant, but the charges remain unclearGermany’s foreign minister has urged Spain not to extradite a German writer to Turkey after he was arrested on a Turkish warrant.Sigmar Gabriel called…
    - 2 days ago, 19 Aug 17, 6:03pm -
  • Alcanar: the coastal idyll where young militants hatched Barcelona plot
    When a huge blast tore through a country house, police at first thought it was related to illegal drugs. Only later did they link it to the terror attacksThe young men on powerful motorbikes had been coming and going for months, the throbbing sound o…
    - 2 days ago, 19 Aug 17, 3:07pm -
  • Barcelona mourns as police step up hunt for driver of van
    Younes Abouyaaqoub, understood to be chief suspect in Las Ramblas attack, is thought to be key member of 12-strong jihadist cellSpanish police have intensified their hunt for a 22-year-old Moroccan man believed to be the driver of the van used in the…
    - 2 days ago, 19 Aug 17, 2:03pm -

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