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14:51

LifeStyle

12 July 1979: Dozens die in hotel blaze in Zaragoza

CHARLOTTE WAY

...burns and inhalation of smoke. Among distinguished guests staying at the Corona de Aragón on 12 July were Franco's widow Carmen Polo, her daughter and son-in-law and key military figures. The Academia General Militar, Zaragoza, was due to celebrate the ... inauguration of the new second lieutenants that day, among them Franco's grandson, Cristóbal Martínez Bordiú. The first reports of the flames were received by the fire brigade around 6am. The blaze was declared under control before 9.30am. By then, however,

12:16

National

Spain complains to the Vatican over criticism of its policy on Franco's reburial

SUR

The government was due to make a formal complaint on Thursday to the Vatican over comments made by the Pope's ambassador in Spain about the handling of the planned exhumation of the remains of General Franco. The Papal Nuncio to Madrid, Renzo ... bring Franco back to life? I say they've brought him back to life. Leaving him alone was better. Most people, politicians, have got hold of this idea because 40 years have passed since the death. He's done what he's done, God will judge." Madrid

13:21

National

Reburial of Franco's body is halted by Supreme Court

SUR

The Supreme Court has blocked the acting government's plan to exhume the body of dictator General Franco from his ceremonial resting place next Monday, 10 June. The ban on reburial is temporary while objections are heard and comes after Franco ... 's descendants and the foundation set up to defend his legacy objected to the plan. When the Socialist government took over last June, one of its first decisions was to take Franco out of the Valle de los Caídos, a large monument in the mountains near Madrid ... dedicated by Franco to victims of the Spanish Civil War. His body has had pride of place there since his death in 1975. The government rejected the family's compromise of burying him in the crypt of Madrid's cathedral and went ahead with their plan to bury

13:16

Gibraltar

8 June 1969: Franco closes Gibraltar border

DEBBIE BARTLETT

On 8 June 1969 Spain closed the border with Gibraltar. The decision came when General Franco was angered at the prospect of Gibraltar's new Constitution. He feared this would negatively effect Spain's sovereignty claim over the Rock, which had been ... supplies were to be cut off. The approximately 4,800 Spanish citizens who lost their jobs in Gibraltar were reassured by the Franco regime that they would not suffer in any way whatsoever. They would receive money for enough time to enable them to find ... protests and demands for the border to be reopened. The closure tore families apart. Gibraltar turned to Morocco for labour and food, and strengthened its ties with the UK. The closure also shaped Gibraltarians'sense of identity as a people. Franco

14:35

LifeStyle

OT triumphs on long-awaited Malaga visit

sur

Some fans queued for hours to see their favourites from the Operación Triunfo reality show on tour. Malaga-born singers, Noelia Franco and Marta Sango, were among favourites.

13:27

Gibraltar

Exhibition to mark 50 years since the Gibraltar border was closed

DEBBIE BARTLETT

On 8 June 1969 the Spanish authorities closed the border with Gibraltar, beginning years of hardship and separated families which finally came to an end when the frontier was reopened to pedestrians at the end of 1982, and fully in 1985, as a conditi

14:38

LifeStyle

10 MAY 1936 Azaña is elected president of the Republic

Jennie Rhodes

...inevitable, with increasing political violence and the burning of churches and religious imagery. In July 1936 the fascist Falange party was founded, which supported Franco and later formed part of his party. Azaña continued as president until 3 March 1939. ... He fled to France after Catalonia fell to Franco's troops at the beginning of that year. He remained there in exile until his death on 3 November 1940. France's Vichy regime refused to allow Azaña's coffin to be covered in the Spanish Republican

14:05

National

Relatives and foundation lodge appeals against government decree to rebury Franco on 10 June

SUR.

The PSOE government has said that it will go ahead and rebury the body of General Franco on 10 June and will not wait for the Supreme Court to rule on the family's appeal. Ministers have said that they will take the coffin from the Valley of the ... Fallen monument and place it in El Pardo cemetery alongside Franco's wife. Other parties said it is more political statement than reality, coming ahead of the 28 April general election. Franco's relatives, the Francisco France National Foundation

10:44

National

Town halls told to take down last Franco symbols

M. A. ALFONSO.

The Ministry for Justice has asked the 656 municipalities in Spain that still have street names or symbols linked to the dictatorship of General Franco to remove them and comply with a 2007 law. According to government data, there are 1,171 ... streets, squares and avenues with names such as Calle General Franco or Plaza Falange Española, as well as less obvious ones linked to military or political figures. The regions with most offending names are Castilla y León (259) and Castilla-La Mancha

14:52

National

Military honours "requested" for Franco

SUR.

The family of General Franco, who are opposed to his reburial away from the Valle de los Caídos Spanish Civil War memorial, have reportedly identified another site for the late dictator if the government goes ahead with its plan. They say they want ... him buried in the family tomb in the crypt of the Almudena Cathedral, in the centre of Madrid. There are also reports that the seven grandchildren of Franco are asking for him to be reburied with military honours, including the singing of the