Portugal is a founding member of NATO and has been an EU member since 1986. It has two autonomous regions: the archipelagos of Azores and Madeira.
Portugal is mainland Europe's westernmost country and shares the Iberian Peninsula with Spain. Its population of roughly 10.5 million is predominantly Roman Catholic. From 1926 to 1974, an authoritarian dictatorship ruled the country. This is a collection of DW's latest content on Portugal.
Germany has again stepped in to prevent intensive care facilities in eastern France from being overwhelmed. The two countries have again reported record daily rises in cases. Follow DW for the latest.
From massive wildfires to melting glaciers and rising seas, the climate crisis is becoming graver. And in reaction, ever more people seem to be taking climate cases to court, with six young people in Portugal recently having filed a new lawsuit. As this and other climate cases wend their way through the courts, DW addresses the question: Is climate litigation a growing trend?