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Former Spanish Banker Miguel Blesa Found Dead

MADRID — Spain’s Civil Guard says that a former chairman of one of the country’s largest banks has been found dead with a gunshot to the chest in a private estate in southern Spain. Read more

Spain Orders Money Laundering Probe Against HSBC Executives

MADRID — Spain’s National Court said it is investigating seven current and former HSBC executives in the private banking business charged with money laundering and criminal organization. Read more

Spain’s Princess Cristina Cleared In Tax Trial

Spain’s Princess Cristina, the 51-year-old sister of King Felipe and sixth in line to the throne, has been cleared in a tax fraud trial. Read more

Spanish Courts To Try BDS Leaders Over Matisyahu Boycott

Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions activists in Spain will be tried in court for the boycott and harassment of Jewish American singer Matisyahu in the summer of 2015, a Spanish court ruled. Read more

Spain Extradites Suspected Mexican Drug Trafficker To US

Spain said Friday it will extradite a Mexican businessman with suspected links to several international crime groups to the United States, where he is wanted for alleged drug trafficking and other crimes. Read more

Madrid – 5 Jihadi Suspects Arrested In Spain, Belgium, Germany Share Tweet Share Mail

Police in Spain, Belgium and Germany on Wednesday arrested five people suspected of forming a cell that spread propaganda and sought to recruit militants for the Islamic State armed group, officials said. Read more

Mayka Kukucova Sentenced To 15 Years In Prison For Andrew Bush’s Murder

A Slovakian model has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for the execution-style murder of her former boyfriend, British millionaire Andrew Bush, after a Spanish judge accepted the mitigating circumstance that that she had acted “in the heat of passion”. Read more

Slovakian Model Mayka Kukucova Found Guilty of Murdering British Millionaire Andrew Bush

A Slovakian woman has been found guilty of the murder of British millionaire Andrew Bush, whom she shot three times at his home on the Costa del Sol in April 2014. Read more