- Portugal wrinkles its nose at UK's EU deal
Portugal has more pressing concerns than UK and EU
BBC News. Tue, 09 Feb 2016 00:09:25 GMT.
- VIDEO: Cyclists floored by strong winds
British triathletes Alistair and Jonny Brownlee are among 153 cyclists stopped in their tracks by hurricane force winds, causing the abandonment of the Volta a La Marina race in Benidorm, Spain.
BBC News. Mon, 08 Feb 2016 17:58:46 GMT.
- Spanish Police Arrest Seven Over Suspected IS, Al-Qaeda Links
Spanish police say they have uncovered an operation to smuggle arms to foreign militants under the guise of humanitarian aid and arrested seven people with suspected links to Al-Qaeda and Islamic State (IS) groups.
Radio Liberty. Sun, 07 Feb 2016 18:18:47 +0000.
- Yeşilnil jazz couple in Spain
Turkish jazz artists Ayşegül and Nezih Yeşilnil will perform two concerts in Spain this month
Hurriyet. Thu, 04 Feb 2016 16:05:00 +0200.
- Is Mexico The Top Destination For Expats Living In Latin America?
Over the last few years Mexico has emerged as a major hub of in-migration for professionals from the U.S., the U.K., Spain, India, and China. ...
By Nathaniel Parish Flannery. Forbes. Thu, 4 Feb 2016 14:16:00 GMT.
- Zika Virus Found in Pregnant Spanish Woman
Spain confirmed Thursday that a pregnant woman was diagnosed with the Zika virus, the first known case in Europe. ...
Voice of America. Thu, 04 Feb 2016 13:59:17 -0500.
- Zika virus: Pregnant woman infected after travel, Spain says
Spanish officials say a pregnant woman is among the seven people identified as being infected with the Zika virus there after visiting affected countries.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Thu, 4 Feb 2016 12:23:25 EST.
- Spain, Argentina Return Hundreds of Artifacts to Ecuador
Ecuador celebrated the return of 567 pieces of art and archaeological objects, from Spain and Argentina on Wednesday. ...
Voice of America. Thu, 04 Feb 2016 05:40:43 -0500.
- world briefing: Mexico: Ex-Governor Detained by Spain Returns Home
The former governor, Humberto Moreira, spent a week in a Spanish jail on suspicion of money laundering last month and flew back to Mexico on Wednesday.
Elisabeth Malkin. International Herald Tribune. Thu, 04 Feb 2016 05:38:35 GMT.
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- Gordon Goody, Leader of the Gang in the Great Train Robbery, Dies at 85
Mr. Goody, who finished a 12-year prison term (and a life of crime) to become a beachfront bar owner in Spain, had been one of three surviving gang members.
Sam Roberts. International Herald Tribune. Wed, 03 Feb 2016 01:41:36 GMT.
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Facts About Iberian Peninsula States
The Iberian States include Spain, Portugal, and Andorra. They are
located on the Iberian Peninsula in southwestern Europe. For more
news and information about each of the Iberian Peninsula countries,
visit the official goverment websites listed below.
The Kingdom of Spain's capital city is Madrid, and its currency is the
Euro. Spanish is the official language of Spain, and in 2007, the
country's estimated population was 40,448,000.
The Portuguese Republic's capital city is Lisbon, and its currency is
the Euro. Portuguese is the official language of Portugal,
and in 2007, the nation's estimated population was 10,643,000.
The Principality of Andorra's capital city is Andorra la Vella, and its
currency is the Euro. Catalan, French, and Spanish are the primary
languages spoken in Andorra, and in 2007, the principality's estimated
population was 72,000.
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