Voting for Christmas

22 December 2017 By Neil Unmack

Parties seeking to break with Spain won a majority of seats in local elections. Their support didn’t strengthen, but it didn’t really weaken either. PM Mariano Rajoy now faces the challenge of appeasing the region with greater autonomy. The political uncertainty will linger.

This content is for Subscribers only

To access full content you must be a subscriber. Please use the following link to request a trial.


Email a friend

Please complete the form below.

Required fields *


(Separate multiple email addresses with commas)