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Another Grimaldi ship, Grande Europa catches fire off Spain

Another Grimaldi ship, Grande Europa catches fire off Spain

Two months after Grande America caught fire and sank in the Bay of Biscay off the coast of France, another Grimaldi ship named Grande Europa has caught fire off the...

Brexit: Britain loses command of anti-piracy mission to Spain

Brexit: Britain loses command of anti-piracy mission to Spain

Spain has taken over the command of a European Union (EU) maritime mission that combats piracy off the coast of Somalia from took over from Britain.  Spanish Vice...

EU asks Italy, Spain to align port taxation

EU asks Italy, Spain to align port taxation

The European Commission has proposed that Italy and Spain align their taxation of ports with state aid rules. Commissioner in charge of competition policy, Margrethe...

Illegal migration: EU records lowest number in 5 years

Migrant rescue ship with 311 migrants docks in Spain

Open Arms rescue ship with 311 migrants on board arrived the port of Crinavis in Spain on Friday after being denied entry by some European countries. The migrants,...

200 migrants drown in Mediterranean shipwrecks

12 African migrants found dead off Spain — Officials

Twelve sub-Saharan African migrants have been found dead in a boat off southern Spain while 12 others are missing, the Spanish coastguard and the Red Cross said on...

Spain offers to dock stranded migrant rescue ship

Portugal, Spain, France, Germany agree to take in Aquarius ship migrants

France, Portugal, Spain and Germany struck a deal on Tuesday to take in migrants from the Mediterranean rescue ship Aquarius sailing off the coast of Malta, the French...

Trump wants America to rejoin Paris climate agreement

Trump urges Spain to build wall against African migrants 

President Donald Trump of the United States has reportedly urged Spain to build a wall in the Sahara Desert to stop African migrants reaching the European country....

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Trump urges Spain to build wall in Sahara Desert

  President Donald Trump of the United States has reportedly urged Spain to build a wall in the Sahara Desert to stop African migrants reaching the European...

Spanish police seizes cocaine concealed inside pineapples

Spain seizes cocaine concealed inside pineapples

The Spanish police on Monday said 67 kilogrammes (148 pounds) of cocaine has been found inside dozens of hollowed-out pineapples at Madrid’s main wholesale fruit and...

Germany seals deal with Spain to return migrants

Germany seals deal with Spain to return migrants

The German government has agreed with Madrid that it can send back to Spain, migrants who have already applied for asylum there. A spokeswoman for the interior ministry...

Germany seals deal with Spain to return migrants

Germany seals deal with Spain to return migrants

The German government has agreed with Madrid that it can send back to Spain, migrants who have already applied for asylum there. A spokeswoman for the interior ministry...

Migrant influx to cost Spain €30m

Migrant influx to cost Spain €30m

Spain plans to invest €30 million (£26.7 million) in an emergency plan to manage its new status as the main destination for seaborne migration from Africa, the...