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Spain to Begin Training Iraqi Troops to Fight ISIS

Following meeting between Morenes and Hagel, Spain has agreed to begin training Iraqi troops in the fight against ISIS.Cynthia Blank, 10/19/2014, 9:21 AM

Spanish Nurse First to Contract Ebola in Europe

Two priests in closed ward infected nurse with the deadly disease, as worldwide hysteria over epidemic escalates.Tova Dvorin, 10/7/2014, 1:05 PM

Drug Smuggler Caught at Ben Gurion With Cocaine Soaked Clothes

Creative criminal nabbed by police after trying to run liquid cocaine through Ben Gurion Airport, as Netivot marijuana farm busted.Ben Shaul, Ari Yashar, 10/1/2014, 1:33 PM

Spain Renewing Jewish Historical Sites for Profit?

Critics say Spain is investing in ancient sites of Jewish life wiped out by Inquisition simply to promote tourism.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/2/2014, 8:02 AM

Spanish Cleric: 'Allah Destroy the Jews, Spare None of Them'

Sheikh in Spain spews an anti-Semitic sermon, saying 'there can be no peace with the Jews, Allah promised them the torments of fire.'Ari Yashar, Ari Soffer, 8/27/2014, 6:48 PM

Jeeps Graffitied in Spain With Anti-Semitic Slurs

'Israeli murderers' painted on tourists' vehicles; police launch investigation.Tova Dvorin, 8/13/2014, 2:10 PM

Spain: 100s at Anti-Semitic Rally Call to 'Put Fear into Jews'

Footage shows yet another chilling illustration of rising European anti-Semitism.Ari Soffer, 8/1/2014, 4:46 PM

France, Spain, Italy Launch BDS 'Settlement' Warnings

European nations advise their citizens to refrain from conducting business with 'settlements,' condemn IDF operation.Tova Dvorin, Ari Yashar, 6/27/2014, 12:45 PM

Spain Approves Law Granting Citizenship to Expulsion Descendants

Spain's government approves draft law easing citizenship for descendants of Jews expelled in 1492. Law yet to be approved by parliament.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/6/2014, 11:21 PM

Man in Gorilla Suit Shot With Powerful Tranquiler at Spanish Zoo

Unlucky staff member hospitalized in serious condition after being mistaken for a gorilla during an emergency drill.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/5/2014, 5:22 PM

Spanish Town Votes to Change Anti-Jewish Name

Residents of Spanish town vote to change the town’s name which includes the phrase "Kill Jews."AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/26/2014, 4:15 AM

Maccabi Tel Aviv 'Shocked' at Anti-Semitic Tweetstorm

Team responds to hate campaign, notes their yellow uniforms are in identification with Jews persecuted during the Holocaust.Tova Dvorin, 5/21/2014, 5:13 PM

Maccabi Tel Aviv Victory Sparks Torrent of Anti-Semitic Abuse

17,500 anti-Semitic Twitter posts in Spain after Maccabi Tel Aviv victory in Euroleague Championship; complaints lodged.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/20/2014, 5:40 PM

Spanish Town with Anti-Semitic Name to Vote on Change

Town with name meaning 'kill the Jews' to go to referendum vote over name, in latest attempt to rectify centuries of Spanish anti-Semitism.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/21/2014, 8:24 PM

Sephardic Community Leader, Spanish King Meet Over Citizenship

Sephardic Community Council to be the liaison between Jews in Israel and Spanish government, leader tells Arutz Sheva.Benny Toker, 3/26/2014, 12:14 PM

'No Massive Applications' for Spanish Citizenship

Despite thousands of inquiries by Sephardic Jews, Spain's offer of citizenship seems to have mostly symbolic value.AFP and Arutz Sheva staff , 3/4/2014, 7:57 AM

Why Don’t Jews Go Back to Spain, to Europe? Why, Indeed

An alternative to Zionism. Giulio Meotti, 3/3/2014, 6:55 AM

Spanish King Meets Jewish Leaders Over New Law

Spain set to pass law granting descendants of expelled Jews citizenship; US Jewish leaders meet king and political leaders.Ari Yashar, 2/14/2014, 2:13 AM

Senior Rabbis Forbid Taking Spanish Citizenship as Reparations

Religious Zionist rabbis, including Rabbi Sholmo Aviner, forbid obtaining Spanish passports, compare to 'reparations' for expulsion.Tova Dvorin, 2/10/2014, 6:10 PM

Spain Grants Citizenship to Expulsion Descendants

Madrid approves citizenship for all Sephardic Jews, and a fake 'official list' of eligible names fools thousands.Gil Ronen, 2/10/2014, 8:11 AM

Duke Makes Historic Apology For Expulsion of Jews from Gibraltar

Apology presented by Spanish duke to Jewish community for ancestor's 1474-76 expulsion of Jews from Gibraltar.Ari Yashar, 12/11/2013, 10:47 AM

Spaniards to Play Jewish Slaves in Upcoming Film 'Exodus'

Due to the rise of unemployment in Spain, thousands attended a casting call to play Jewish slaves in the new Biblical epic "Exodus."Kochava Rozenbaum , 8/18/2013, 7:57 AM

Video: At Least 77 Dead in Spanish Train Derailment

At least 77 passengers are dead and more than 100 injured. CCTV shows high speed train jumping the track in northwestern Spain.Chana Ya'ar, 7/25/2013, 1:08 PM

Spain: At Least 69 Dead in Train Accident

At least 69 are dead and more than 140 injured after a train derailed in northwestern Spain.Elad Benari, 7/25/2013, 6:05 AM

Spanish Gov't Funding Anti-Israel NGOs, Finds New Report

The Spanish government provided funding to political NGOs leading the campaigns to delegitimize Israel, finds new NGO Monitor report.Elad Benari, 6/19/2013, 3:46 AM

Spain: Suspected Terrorist Remanded in Custody

A suspected terrorist detained last week in Spain has been remanded in custody pending investigation.Elad Benari, 2/12/2013, 4:15 AM

Spain Arrests Man Suspected of Plotting Terror Attacks

Spanish police arrest a suspect for plotting terrorist attacks in Spain and elsewhere in Europe.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/8/2013, 10:50 PM

Spanish Police Seize Cargo Bound for Iran's Nuclear Program

Spanish police arrested two people and seized equipment that was to be illegally shipped to Iran for use in its nuclear program.Rachel Hirshfeld , 1/13/2013, 4:52 PM

Spanish Company Denies Trading With Iran

ONA Electroerosion denied having any part in the growing scandal. The company said that any exports made were perfectly legalDavid Lev, 11/28/2012, 2:16 AM

Spanish Firm Caught in Iran Nuclear Scandal

A Spanish firm has been caught smuggling equipment to Iran for probable use in its nuclear development program, Spain's tax authority says.Chana Ya'ar, 11/27/2012, 12:46 AM

Loss Of EU Membership Major Roadblock For Would-Be Separatists

Convergence and Unity, the moderate Catalan nationalist party, expects to get a vote of confidence to pursue independence.Amiel Ungar, 11/23/2012, 12:16 PM

Spain Eases Naturalization Process for Sephardic Jews

Spain announced Thursday that it would grant automatic citizenship to Jews of Sephardic descent as a further gesture of reconciliation.Rachel Hirshfeld, 11/23/2012, 9:22 AM

Scottish Nationalists Assumed Automatic EU Membership - Not So

Salmond's assumption that EU membership for an independent Scotland was automatic was challenged by the Spanish foreign minister.Amiel Ungar, 10/25/2012, 8:27 AM

Spain Pressed To End Its Vacillations On Accepting A Bailout

Spain's Mariano Rajoy is being pressed to decide on whether Spain wants or rejects a bailout.Amiel Ungar, 9/25/2012, 2:50 AM

Economic Crisis Drives Catalan Independence Aspirations

The economic crisis is unraveling the compromise reached on regional autonomy in SpainAmiel Ungar, 9/23/2012, 4:00 AM

Report: Al Qaeda Training for Terrorist Attack Using Model Plane

Spanish authorities released a video that they claim shows Al Qaeda terrorists training for a bombing attack using a model plane.Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/13/2012, 2:27 PM

The Austerity In Spain Is Forcing Desperate Measures

Spain's economic crisis is felt in schools, supermarkets and rubbish bins.Amiel Ungar, 8/13/2012, 3:33 AM

Al-Qaeda Linked Terrorists Nabbed in Spain

Three terrorists linked to Al-Qaeda have been caught in Spain. The trio had explosives, and poison.Maayana Miskin, 8/2/2012, 2:35 PM

The News From Europe on the Economy Is Universally Depressing

The euro rallied today, but there are strong doubts it can keep up the pretense, given the succession of bad news. Germany's rating is down.Amiel Ungar, 7/26/2012, 4:46 AM

Regional Excess Spending Aggravates European Debt Crisis

The indebted regions have aggravated the financial plight of Spain and Italy and may lose some competencies.Amiel Ungar, 7/23/2012, 5:54 AM

Spanish Debt Crisis Turns Bloody

Police in central Mardid used truncheons and rubber bullets to quell an angry protest against a 63 percent cut to coal mining subsidies.Gabe Kahn, 7/12/2012, 1:14 AM

Italian PM Lashes Out At 'Inappropriate' Remarks by EU Members

European finance ministers hit resistance while trying to stave off a rout prompted by skyrocketing interest charges on Spanish debt.Amiel Ungar, 7/10/2012, 5:21 AM

Bank Bailout In Spain Fails To Quell Questions On Debt Repayment

The usual cycle of solution, temporary euphoria and return to nervousness accompanied the Spanish bank bailout.Amiel Ungar, 6/14/2012, 3:22 AM

Spain Wants Bailout Without Calling It By Name

Spain wants direct help to its troubled banking system claims it is a cheaper alternative.Amiel Ungar, 6/6/2012, 5:20 PM

Morales In May Day Gift To People Nationalizes Spanish Utility

Two weeks after Argentina nationalized a Spanish owned oil company, Bolivia nationalizes Spanish owned utility.Amiel Ungar, 5/3/2012, 5:38 AM

Argentina Nationalization of Oil Company Angers EU

Spain and Argentina are at loggerheads over an oil company nationalization. Amiel Ungar, 4/19/2012, 7:59 AM

Spanish Interest Rises As Debt Expected To Balloon This Year

Investors are getting jittery about Europe with Spain becoming the epicenter of the crisisAmiel Ungar, 4/7/2012, 9:50 PM

Spain Gallops Headlong Into Austerity As Riots And Strikes Mount

Despite massive demonstrations and some violence, the Spanish government says there is no choice but severe belt tightening.Amiel Ungar, 4/1/2012, 3:42 PM

Spanish Judge Garzon Charged With Exceeding Authority

Spanish Judge Baltasar Garzon is on trial for attempting to violate the 1977 Amnesty that helped restore democracy.Amiel Ungar, 1/24/2012, 9:31 PM

Jerusalem Chef Serves Up Tourism in Madrid at Largest Fair

Jerusalem chef Michael Katz is cooking up uniquely Israeli food in Madrid at the world's largest tourism fair for Spanish speakers.Chana Ya'ar, 1/18/2012, 9:13 AM

New Government Raises Taxes as It Discovers Unreported Arrears

The new Popular Party government of Spain is slashing expenses and raising taxes as it discovers a mountain of undisclosed debt.Amiel Ungar, 1/2/2012, 11:38 PM

Top Spanish Tour Operators Convene in Jerusalem

Two hundred of Spain's top tour operators are to meet in Israel for the first time as part of their annual convention.Chana Ya'ar, 11/9/2011, 2:34 PM

Popular Party's Rajoy Considered the Victor in Spanish Debate

The loss of a pre-election debate appears to doom the Spanish Socialists, who are already trailing badly.Aryeh ben Hayim, 11/8/2011, 9:18 PM

Spain Undermines Attempts to Flood Israel with Arabs

Spain, a consistent backer of the Palestinian Authority, has dealt it a blow by declaring that Israel should remain a “Jewish State.” Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 9/26/2011, 11:42 AM

Spain Overlooks Electoral Considerations to Reassure Investors

Spain passes a balanced budget amendment to reassure investors, dooming anti-Israel Socialist party's chances. Popular Party is pro Israel.Amiel Ungar, 9/9/2011, 12:31 AM

Spain's Government and Opposition Agree on Budget Restraint Bill

A balanced budget constitutional amendment is on its way to passage in Spain. The unions are displeased. Aryeh ben Hayim, 8/30/2011, 7:37 PM

Spain to 'Take a Step' Towards PA Statehood at UN in September

Spanish Foreign Minister Trinidad Jimenez: concerned PA Arabs might be driven to “great frustration” if a statehood bid fails in September. Chana Ya'ar, 8/21/2011, 4:33 PM