Under the Franco regime, an estimated 300,000 newborns were stolen from their mothers and sold. Now adults, some of the 'stolen children' are determined to find out who they really are.
In Spain, a lawsuit has been filed against Gonzalez Pacheco, a torturer in the Franco era - the first of its kind. Around a dozen other victims are expected to follow. Santiago Saez reports from Madrid.
Spanish lawmakers have voted in favor of moving the remains of dictator General Francisco Franco from the Valley of the Fallen mausoleum in central Spain. The site is regarded as a relic from Franco's reign.
He can look back on a remarkable career: several Berlin bears, the Grand Prize of the jury in Cannes, the European film prize for his life's work. But even at 85, Carlos Saura is yet to contemplate retirement.
Three monoliths, homage to the German Luftwaffe's Condor Legion, have been in Spain since 1942. A group of activists has been fighting for their removal, which may happen soon as Santiago Saez writes from Asturias.
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