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The centre-left fights back in Spain

The Socialist party increased its share of the vote while the right splintered. Is this confirmation of an emerging trend?

The Socialist party increased its share of the vote while the right splintered. Is this confirmation of an emerging trend? Also in this edition: the end of an era - and the beginning of a new one - in Japan; an attempt to overthrow the government in Venezuela fizzles out - for now; the British prime minister brutally sacks her defence secretary; and our religion editor on hate crime in the United States.
(Picture: the victorious Spanish prime minister Pedro Sanchez speaks to celebrating supporters after the general election.
Credit: Reuters)

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Sun 5 May 2019 09:06GMT

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