- Almeria (2000) - Spain's race riots
- Madrid (2007) - Madrid Riots
- Roquetas de Mar, Almeria (2008) - Riot between Senegalese and Roma (Gypsy) families
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... Main article Public holidays in Spain Public holidays celebrated in Spain include a mix of religious (Roman Catholic), national and regional observances ... Spain's National Day (Fiesta Nacional de España) is 12 October, the anniversary of the Discovery of America and commemorate Our Lady of the Pillar feast ...
... The death of Charles II of Spain on 1 November 1700 and his bequeathal of Spain and its colonial empire to Philip of Anjou, a grandson of the King of France, had raised the prospect of the unification of ... continued by the new state of Great Britain, lasted until 1714, with France and Spain proving the losers ... Spain lost its empire in Europe, and although it kept its empire in the Americas and the Philippines, it was irreversibly weakened as a great power ...
... quality free daily newspapers in Spain ... newspapers in Switzerland, France, and Spain ... Sweden, Denmark, Switzerland, Estonia, Finland, France, and Spain, where it is the owner of both paid and free newspapers, television stations, radio stations, multimedia, etc ...
... the most populous and the second largest in area of the autonomous communities in Spain ... The Andalusian autonomous community is officially recognized as a nationality of Spain ... and north of the Mediterranean Sea and the Strait of Gibraltar, which separates Spain from Morocco, and the Atlantic Ocean ...
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“England and France, Spain and Portugal, Gold Coast and Slave Coast, all front on this private sea; but no bark from them has ventured out of sight of land, though it is without doubt the direct way to India.”
—Henry David Thoreau (18171862)
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“Heroic ages are not and never were sentimental and those daring conquistadores who conquered entire worlds for their Spain or Portugal received lamentably little thanks from their kings.”
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