Divided over dictator, Spain to exhume Franco’s remains

The mausoleum where Spanish late dictator Francisco Franco is expected to be buried on Thursday is seen through a fence at Mingorrubio-El Pardo cemetery in Madrid, Spain, October 23, 2019. REUTERS/Susana Vera

MADRID (Reuters) – Spanish authorities will remove Francisco Franco‚Äôs remains from a state mausoleum on Thursday, seeking to exorcise the ghost of a dictator whose legacy still divides the country more than four decades after his death. Amid tight security and in virtual secrecy, his coffin will be taken from the Valley of the Fallen […]

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