Wikileaks Reveals State Dept Deal with Spain In Black Swan Treasure Lawsuit

Wikileaks Reveals State Dept Deal with Spain In Black Swan Treasure Lawsuit
Among the thousands of documents released by WikiLeaks are several U.S. diplomatic cables describing how U.S. ambassadors were helping Spain in their cause — partly to help broker a deal to bring a famous painting in Spain to a U.S. citizen who …
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Not-So-Gentle Persuasion: US Bullies Spain into Proposed Website Blocking Law
But now some of the cables provided by WikiLeaks to Spanish newspaper El Pais confirm that the US government has pushed other countries to adopt measures that go beyond US law, unleashing the fury of Spanish Internet users. A set of cables reported on …
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EU cuts subsidies that support Spanish bullfighting
In 2013, a report entitled “Toros and taxes”, compiled by Spanish MEPs, established that CAP payments worth more than £110 million a year were being given to Spanish farmers using their pastures to rear fighting bulls. The study concluded that "without …
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Ecuador says WikiLeaks' Assange hires Spanish jurist Garzon
QUITO WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has hired Spanish jurist Baltasar Garzon as a legal adviser as he seeks political asylum in Ecuador, the Andean country's foreign minister, Ricardo Patino, said on Tuesday. Assange has been taking refuge in the …
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