Right-wing protests call for end to Sánchez government in Spain

A banner picturing Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez and reading 'Enough! Treacherous Government' as some thousands people attend a rally against Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez' policies and in defense of the Spanish Constitution, in downtown Madrid, Spain, 21 January 2023. EFE/Víctor Lerena

Barcelona, Spain, Jan 22 (EFE).- Hundreds of supporters of Spain’s right-wing parties, including the far-right Vox, demonstrated in Barcelona on Sunday against the left-wing coalition government of prime minister Pedro Sánchez. The conservative People’s Party of Catalonia (PPC), the liberal Ciudadanos (Cs), and the conservative Valents were the other right-wing parties represented at the rally, … Read more

Sánchez warns of far-right threat amid Spain abortion controversy

Pedro Sanchez, Prime Minister of Spain, speaks during the 53rd annual meeting of the World Economic Forum, WEF, in Davos, Switzerland, 17 January 2023. EFE/EPA/GIAN EHRENZELLER

Davos, Switzerland, Jan 17 (EFE).- Spain’s prime minister Pedro Sánchez on Tuesday warned against allowing far-right parties into governing institutions. Sánchez’s remarks at the World Economic Forum in Davos came amid an unfolding controversy back in Spain, after the right-wing coalition government of the Castile and Leon region, led by the far-right Vox in coalition … Read more