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Spanish elections and the Catalan crisis explained

Spanish citizens will head to the polls today in one of Spain’s most consequential national elections since its 1978 democratic transition. The upcoming elections are especially important because of the increasing political fragmentation due partly to the Catalan political crisis and the rise of the far-right Vox party.

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In a World of Trumplomacy

Following the election of far-right populist Donald Trump to the US presidency, the international community has begun to anxiously shuffle…