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  1. Spain united in adios to SuarezRead the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | SurInEnglish.com

    ... the three living former prime ministers of the democracy, Felipe Gonzalez, Jose Maria Aznar and Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero, the former Catalan president, Jordi Pujol, and even the current Calatan leader, secession advocate Artur Mas, respectfully ...

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  2. Adolfo SuarezRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 25 | Sunday Herald

    ... showed that Spaniards regarded him as the most respected prime minister since Franco's death. Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero, who served as prime minister from 2004 to 2011, said Mr Suarez's political career represented the highest spirit of Spain's ...

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  3. Spaniards Pay their Last Respects to Former Prime Minister Adolfo SuarezRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 24 | Hispanically Speaking

    ... present were the country's three other ex-premiers - Felipe Gonzalez, Jose Maria Aznar and Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero - as well as the members of the congressional and Senate committees and the current leader of the opposition Socialist Party, or ...

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  4. Spain pays homage to former PM Adolfo SuarezRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 24 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... in Madrid's Cemtro Clinic hospital. Suarez was 81-years-old. Former Spanish Prime Ministers, Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero, left, Jose Maria Aznar, center, and Felipe Gonzalez wait for the coffin of former Spanish Prime Minister Adolfo Suarez to ...

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  5. Adolfo Suarez dies; steered Spain out of post-Franco turmoilRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 23 | The Globe and Mail

    ... Thanks to that attitude he had the capacity to forge great agreements," former Prime Minister Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero told Reuters. Handsome, charming both in and out of the political arena and acting with a notable sangfroid at potentially ...

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  6. Adolfo Suarez, President Who Ushered In Spain's Democracy, DiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 23 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    ... Thanks to that attitude he had the capacity to forge great agreements,' former Prime Minister Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero told Reuters. "Handsome, charming both in and out of the political arena and acting with a notable sangfroid at potentially ...

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  7. Adolfo Surez, President Who Ushered In Spain's Democracy, DiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 23 | GPB.org

    ... Thanks to that attitude he had the capacity to forge great agreements,' former Prime Minister Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero told Reuters. "Handsome, charming both in and out of the political arena and acting with a notable sangfroid at potentially ...

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  8. Adolfo Suarez dies, steered Spain from post-Franco turmoilRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 23 | The Star Online

    ... practice of dialogue. Thanks to that attitude he had the capacity to forge great agreements," Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero, who served as prime minister from 2004 to 2011, told Reuters. Handsome, charming both in and out of the political arena and ...

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  9. EU bank vice president in eye of Spain graft scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2014 | West Australian

    ... public works minister between 2004 and 2009 in the Socialist government of then prime minister Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero. The corruption scandal has caused the popularity of the Socialist Party to plunge in Andalucia, a bastion of the left in ...

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  10. Spain mourns Madrid train bomb victims, 10 years onRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2014 | Ynetnews

    ... election three days after the bombings. Voters handed an unforeseen victory to Socialist Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero, who governed until the conservative Popular Party won power again in 2011. At the Santa Eugenia station mourners dropped red rose ...

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  11. Spain says still a target 10 years after...Read the original story

    Mar 11, 2014 | Korea Herald

    ... the train bombings, voters punished Aznar in general elections which were won by Socialist Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero, an opponent of the Iraq war. A study by the Royal Elcano Institute, a Spanish research body, said 84 Islamists, all young men, ...

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  12. Spain wary of new menaces a decade after...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2014 | Bangkok Post

    ... Diaz said. Voters punished Aznar in the following elections, which were won by Socialist Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero, an opponent of the Iraq war. Some 1,800 Spanish police and counter-terrorist security forces, in addition to the intelligence ...

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  13. Spain mourns train attack 10yrs onRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    ... days after the bombings, voters punished Mr Aznar, handing an unforeseen victory to Socialist Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero. The Spanish counter-terrorist service's alert level is at its second-highest category, signifying "a likely risk of attack'', ...

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  14. Spain marks 10th anniversary of bombingsRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2014 | Deutsche Welle

    ... that its support for the invasion of Iraq had provoked the bombing appeared to help Socialist Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero win a surprise victory. Zapatero, who governed until 2011, was accused by many on the right as having directly benefitted from ...

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  15. Spain wary of new menaces a decade after train bombsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2014 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... Diaz said. Voters punished Aznar in the following elections, which were won by Socialist Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero, an opponent of the Iraq war. Some 1,800 Spanish police and counter-terrorist security forces, in addition to the intelligence ...

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  16. The lost generation of Spain's unemployed youthRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2014 | The Age

    ... boom years, it came late in 2008. For months, the socialist government of prime minister Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero, newly re-elected to a second four-year term in March of that year, had been refusing to admit that Spain's economy was in trouble, ...

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  17. Spain hails end of Eta militancyRead the original story

    Oct 21, 2011 | Newsday

    ... of Basque separatist group Eta's armed campaign as a "victory for democracy, law and reason". Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero said the 800 victims of Eta's 40-year struggle would not be forgotten and the "terror" should never happen again. However, ...

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  18. Anger in Spain as ministers agree to tighten abortion lawsRead the original story

    Dec 20, 2013 | The Age

    ... of thousands marched through the streets against relaxation of the law under the government of Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero in demonstrations called for by the Catholic Church. Since the reform was passed in 2010, the number of abortions has not ...

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  19. New parents in small villages will be paid 1,000 euros by the provincial governmentRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2013 | SurInEnglish.com

    The 'baby cheques' will be given to new parents who earn less than 12,000 euros and live in places with fewer than 5,000 inhabitants In 2007, the then prime minister, Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero, announced that the government would pay 2,500 euros, the so called 'baby-cheques', to parents of newly born or adopted babies.

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  20. Spain ex-PM Zapatero reveals he refused bailout offers three timesRead the original story

    Nov 27, 2013 | The China Post

    Spain's ex-prime minister Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero three times turned down offers of a bailout for his country at the height of the eurozone debt crisis, he says in a new book unveiled Tuesday.

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