Posts Tagged ‘General Francisco Franco’

Vatican denies Spanish government’s take on Franco reburial Comments 0

Monday, November 5th, 2018

The Vatican has issued a statement saying the Spanish government’s suggestion that it opposes reburying General Francisco Franco‘s remains at Madrid’s Almudena Cathedral are incorrect. The Vatican press office says no agreement on the matter has been made. The confusion about what had been agreed to arose in the media early last week after Spain’s Read more

Spanish Church speaks against exhuming Franco’s remains Comments 0

Monday, July 2nd, 2018

Spanish church leaders have advised the government not to carry out plans to exhume General Francisco Franco’s remains, without obtaining agreement from interested parties. “We want a solution which helps build a peaceful country,” said Rodrigo Pinedo Texidor, archdiocesan communications director. Read more Related Posts:Basque separatist organisation apologises, will disbandVincentian Spanish Civil War martyrs beatificationTranslations Read more