Spain Papers Review - Monday July 16, 2018
Posted in: Today's Spanish Papers
Jul 16, 2018 - 7:45 AM

El País
‘Trump sharpens his attack, calling the EU his ‘enemy’’
The United States president meets Putin today in Helsinki.
‘We have many enemies, I think the EU is our enemy because of the trade tariffs’

Spain On This Day - July 15
Posted in: History
Jul 15, 2018 - 12:27 AM

1482 – Muhammad XII is crowned the twenty-second and last Nasrid king of Granada.
1738 - The Royal Academy of Medicine was founded in Madrid

Spain On This Day - July 14
Posted in: History
Jul 14, 2018 - 2:07 AM

1769 – An expedition led by Catalan Gaspar de Portolà establishes a base in California and sets out to find the Port of Monterey (now Monterey, California).

Spain On This Day - July 13
Posted in: History
Jul 13, 2018 - 4:23 AM

1558 – Battle of Gravelines: In France, Spanish forces led by Count Lamoral of Egmont defeat the French forces of Marshal Paul de Thermes at Gravelines.

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Spain On This Day - July 12
Posted in: History
Jul 12, 2018 - 2:21 AM

1801 – British ships inflict heavy damage on Spanish and French ships in the Second Battle of Algeciras.
1873 - Cartagena, a federalist uprising establishes the Canton of Cartagena, which will withstand six months a government siege.
1985 - The city of Santiago de Compostela receives the Europe award granted by the Council of Europe in recognition of its Europeanism.

Spain On This Day - July 11
Posted in: History
Jul 11, 2018 - 2:05 AM

1978 - los alfaques camping disaster in the municipality of Alcanar province of Tarragona.
2002 - Isla Perejil, Parsley island, Spanish territory, was invaded by a group of Moroccan soldiers, bringing a diplomatic crisis between the two countries.
2010 - The Spanish national football champion World Cup is proclaimed in South Africa.

Spain On This Day - July 10
Posted in: History
Jul 10, 2018 - 12:00 AM

1488 - The Marqués of Cádiz achieved the surrender of Vera in Almería to the Christian troops.

Spain On This Day - July 8
Posted in: History
Jul 8, 2018 - 12:00 AM

1325 - Muhammad Ismail orders his cousin, King Ismail I be killed in the Alhambra, so that his son Muhammad IV can take the throne of Granada

Spain On This Day - July 7
Posted in: History
Jul 7, 2018 - 3:03 AM

San Fermines fiestas in Pamplona, in honour of their local saint San Fermín de Amiens.

Spain On This Day - July 6
Posted in: History
Jul 6, 2018 - 1:06 AM

985 - Almanzor enters Barcelona after an eight day siege

Spain On This Day - July 5
Posted in: History
Jul 5, 2018 - 2:37 AM

1601 - begins the siege of Ostend by thirds of the Spanish Empire.
1811 – Venezuela declares independence from Spain with the participation of 42 deputies, including Juan Germán Roscio and Francisco de Miranda.
1968 - Javier Cortes Alvarez de Miranda discovers in Pedrosa de la Vega (Palencia) Roman Villa La Olmeda, considered one of the most important archaeological sites of the Hispanic Roman world.
2011 - Santiago de Compostela is stolen the Codex Calixtinus.

Spain On This Day - July 4
Posted in: History
Jul 4, 2018 - 2:00 AM

1811 - Spain founds the Supremo Consejo de Grado 33 and ends the Scottish antitique and accepted Rite.
1961 - Langreo, Popular Union of Langreo born after merging the club Racing de Sama with CP La Felguera.
1994: Spain suffers a heatwave – Murcia reaches 47.2 the highest of the provincial capitals, Alicante also makes the record 41.4 ºC

Spain On This Day - July 3
Posted in: History
Jul 3, 2018 - 12:45 AM

1642 - The end of the Battle of Barcelona, episode of the War of the Reapers. Battle between the French and Spanish fleets. The Spanish group would retire to Majorca to make repairs.

Spain On This Day - July 2
Posted in: History
Jul 2, 2018 - 12:25 AM

1489 - The Muslim city of Motril surrenders to the Catholic Kings

Spain On This Day - July 1
Posted in: History
Jul 1, 2018 - 1:37 AM

612 - in Visigothic Hispania, King Sisebuto approves the law against the Jews.
1431 – The Battle of La Higueruela takes place in Granada, leading to a modest advance of the Kingdom of Castile during the Reconquista.

Spain On This Day - June 30
Posted in: History
Jun 30, 2018 - 2:10 AM

Fiestas in honour of San Marcial in Irún

Spain On This Day - June 29
Posted in: History
Jun 29, 2018 - 12:28 AM

San Pedro y San Pablo – Fiestas in Burgos, Zamora, Castellón and Segovia.
Haro Wine Festival (Haro, La Rioja)

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Spain On This Day - June 28
Posted in: History
Jun 28, 2018 - 12:48 AM

1360 – Muhammed VI becomes the tenth Nasrid king of Granada after killing his brother-in-law Ismail II.

Spain On This Day - June 27
Posted in: History
Jun 27, 2018 - 1:37 AM

1209 - The Treaty of Valladolid among kings Alfonso IX of Leon and Alfonso VIII of Castile with that terminating the existing disputes between the two kingdoms is signed.
1410 - The nazaritas troops set fire to the towers of Christian combat that maintained the siege of Antequera.

Basketball Games Live
Posted in: Basketball
Jun 26, 2018 - 4:32 PM

Now it became much easier to watch the intense games thanks to the development of progressive technologies.

ACB: alquiler coches baratos in Spain