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Spain demands apology from Iran for diplomat’s arrest

February 16th, 2011 - 12:15 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Feb 16 (IANS/EFE) Spain will call home its ambassador in Iran for consultations if the government of President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad does not give an explanation or apologise for the arrest of ... Read more...

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Spanish king confers Order of the Golden Fleece on diplomat

June 16th, 2010 - 3:25 am ICT by IANS
Madrid, June 16 (IANS/EFE) Spanish King Juan Carlos has conferred the country's highest honour, the Order of the Golden Fleece, on former NATO secretary-general Javier Solana at a ceremony. The king praised the ... Read more...

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New book in Italy recalls exploits of WW II hero

January 12th, 2010 - 12:28 pm ICT by IANS
Verona (Italy), Jan 12 (IANS/AKI) Giorgio Perlasca was an Italian hero who saved the lives of thousands of Jews in Hungary during World War II. But few of his countrymen had ever ... Read more...

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Spanish diplomat allegedly involved in trafficking; five held

December 24th, 2009 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 24 (IANS) Five people, including a Spaniard, have been arrested for allegedly sending unemployed youth from Punjab to European countries on fake documents but genuine visas obtained with ... Read more...

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Spain discovers the rising India, albeit belatedly

October 20th, 2008 - 11:41 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) Spain is discovering India as a rising global power after years of China-fixation, say Spanish diplomats who recall the "huge success" of the recent Festival of India ... Read more...

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Spanish diplomat says Afghanistan is far worse now than in 2001

September 15th, 2008 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
Geneva, Sept.15 (ANI): A Spanish diplomat with eight years experience in Afghanistan has claimed that conditions there are far worse now than they were in 2001. Appealing for a concerted American ... Read more...

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