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Tougher sanctions promised on human trafficking

Spain is proposing to step up sanctions against human trafficking after Mariano Rajoy described it as the “21st century reincarnation of slavery”. The Prime Minister was chairing the meeting of the UN Security Council at which a resolution, promoted by Spain, was unanimously adopted, on trafficking in persons in conflict situations. During his speech, he proposed stepping up sanctions, ...Full Article

Youtube drug heist stunt causes panic on Costa del Sol beach

A group of pranksters brought terrror to a popular beach on the Costal del Sol, causing panic and mayhem to holidaymakers. The drug trafficking “heist” involving men brandishing Kalashnikovs ...Full Article

Police raid ilegal cockfight after tip-off

Police have arrested eight peo-ple and are investigating another 20 after breaking up an illegal cockfight on the Spanish mainland. Officers were able to seize 59 roosters, eleven of ...Full Article

Bogus doctor carried out ilegal circumsions across Spain

Police have arrested a bogus doctor who performed illegal home circumcisions for 150 euros a time across Spain. They believe the man carried out a series of operations, mostly ...Full Article

Honours for two Brits serving the public in Spain

Two British residents in Spain were awarded honours by The Queen in the New Year Honours List 2017. Liz Parry, former Editor of SUR in English, an English-language newspaper ...Full Article

Nutritional info on food product labels now mandatory

Nutritional information on labels for food products became mandatory in Spain with effect from December 13th. Labels on food items must now include energy values, quantities of fats, saturated ...Full Article

Animal activists strip naked to protest over “brutal” fur industry

Tourists looked on in surprise as more than 100 activists stripped naked and daubed themselves with fake blood to protest about the leather and fur coat industry. The campaign ...Full Article

Calvia to fine tourists 100 euros for 109 “offences”

British tourists visiting Magaluf risk being fined 100 euros a time if they fall foul of new rules, including swigging from bottles in the street and using soap in ...Full Article

Police arrest 28 for counterfeiting millions of euros

An international criminal ring made counterfeit euros in Italy and then sent bundles around the world using the parcel post, police have revealed. The network has been described as ...Full Article

Trump and Rajoy chat on phone

AmeriCa’s President-elect, Donald Trump has expressed his “enormous affection” for the people of Spain to Prime Minister, Mariano Rajoy. The two exchanged a 20-minute phone conversation last week in ...Full Article
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