Tag: Socialists

With support from separatists, Spain’s Sanchez seeks backing as PM

Spain's acting prime minister Pedro Sanchez, seeking parliament's backing to form a government, pledged to resolve the Catalan dispute through dialogue as...

Spain’s Socialists and Podemos reach preliminary coalition deal

Spain's Socialists and far-left Unidas Podemos party agreed on the basis of a coalition government on Tuesday, just two days after a...

Spain’s Socialists promise to act fast to form government as far-right...

Spain's Socialist party pledged on Monday to act fast to form a government after its leader and acting prime minister Pedro Sanchez...

Vote-weary Spain holds election, hoping to break political stalemate

Spain held its second parliamentary election in just over six months on Sunday, with voters likely to deliver an even more fragmented parliament with...

Photos: Portuguese election likely to be won by Socialists

Portugal voted on Sunday in an election that is likely to hand victory to Prime Minister Antonio Costa's Socialists but without an...

EU migration response unlikely anytime soon – Muscat

During an interview with Politico, Prime Minister Joseph Muscat said it was unlikely that the European Union will find a united response or solution...

Spain’s PM calls snap election for April 28

Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez on Friday called a snap national election for April 28, potentially spelling months of uncertainty in the euro zone's...

Spain’s Socialist prime minister set to call snap election on Friday

Spain's Socialist Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez is expected to call a snap general election following a cabinet meeting on Friday morning, after parliament rejected...

Spanish PM to announce snap election soon after budget vote –...

Spain's minority Socialist government plans to announce an early general election after its expected defeat in a budget vote on Wednesday following its refusal...

‘I believe in limitation of mandate thus I will not seek...

Socialist MEP Ana Gomes will not be seeking a fourth mandate as MEP in the upcoming European Parliament elections. The announcement came on Twitter...