• Spain exhumes late dictator Gen. Franco’s remains

    Spain exhumes late dictator Gen. Franco’s remains

    • Oct 24, 2019

    Spain has exhumed the remains of Spanish dictator Gen. Francisco Franco from his grandiose mausoleum outside Madrid and flown them by helicopter for reburial in a small family crypt north of the capital.

  • Franco grandson blasts Spain over exhumation

    Franco grandson blasts Spain over exhumation

    • Oct 24, 2019

    The grandson of late dictator Gen. Francisco Franco said that Thursday’s planned exhumation of his grandfather’s body is a “profanation” and that Spain’s interim government wants to turn it into a rally before a Nov. 10 general election.

  • Spanish village gears up for dictator Franco’s remains

    Spanish village gears up for dictator Franco’s remains

    • Oct 23, 2019

    For visitors wondering why a tranquil cemetery outside Madrid suddenly needs around-the-clock police security, the answer is simple: an empty burial space awaits the remains of Gen. Francisco Franco, who is being reunited with his wife 44 years after he died.