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#Spanish Civil War

# spanish-civil-war - Monday 8 October, 2018

Spanish doctor in 'stolen baby' case found guilty but not convicted

The court ruled that the crime was committed too long ago for the defendant to be convicted.

# spanish-civil-war - Thursday 13 September, 2018

Spanish parliament approves move to exhume remains of former ruler General Franco

General Franco is buried in a basilica carved into a mountain-face around 50 kilometres outside of Madrid.

# spanish-civil-war - Saturday 25 February, 2017

Abducted by a dictator - Spain's 'stolen babies'

Thousands upon thousands of infants were taken during Franco’s dictatorship.

# spanish-civil-war - Thursday 29 January, 2015

What else could I get for... this €249,000 former home of a Spanish Civil War veteran

We take a look at what €249,000 could get you around the country.

# spanish-civil-war - Sunday 14 September, 2014

Memorial to honour six Limerick men who fought in Spanish Civil War

The six men joined the International Brigade in its fight with the Republican side against Franco’s army.

# spanish-civil-war - Friday 25 April, 2014

Argentina want to try a Spanish Fascist-era policeman accused of torture, but Spain won't extradite him

Jesus Munecas is accused of torturing a prisoner during the country’s 36-year Franco-led dictatorship.

# spanish-civil-war - Saturday 19 January, 2013

Spain: Woman reunited with her mother 50 years after being abducted

The unnamed woman is said to be one of numerous alleged cases of “stolen babies” from the Franco era.

# spanish-civil-war - Monday 2 July, 2012

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PhotoIreland Festival: Powerful images explore migration and diaspora

Incredible photographs of Ireland and other countries will feature in the PhotoIreland Festival, which runs until 31 July and explores the theme of ‘migrations’.

# spanish-civil-war - Monday 27 February, 2012

Spanish judge acquitted in controversial jurisdiction trial

Baltasar Garzon did not knowingly violate the limits of his jurisdiction when investigating atrocities linked to the Spanish Civil War of 1936-39, judges ruled today.

# spanish-civil-war - Tuesday 31 January, 2012

Spanish judge testifies at his own trial over inquiries into Franco era atrocities

Baltasar Garzon defiantly rejected charges he overstepped his jurisdiction by probing right wing atrocities during and after the Spanish civil war.