The youth wing of Spain's ruling Partido Popular (PP) has opened an internal investigation after several members appeared in photographs on the social media, performing Nazi-style salutes or posing with Spanish flags with fascist markings.
A conservative Partido Popular (PP) mayor in Baralla, in the north of Spain, has sparked anger and controversy by claiming that those who were sentenced to death during the regime of former Spanish dictator Franco "deserved it."
According to a Spanish High Court Judge, Luis Bárcenas has failed to adequately explain the money he held in Swiss bank accounts. Spain's ruling PP party's ex-treasurer was remanded in custody without bail on Thursday.
The ruling Partido Popular and Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy have denied that the party made payments from business donors to the PM and other party leaders, as a "slush fund" scandal emerges.
While Mariano Rajoy, PP leader and current prime minister of Spain imposes harsher and ever more draconian austerity measures on the people of Spain, here in Fuengirola the PP Mayoress spends money like water.