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    Ian Fleming and Operation Golden Eye:

    Two Naval Officers, Ian Fleming and Alan Hillgarth, were the architects of Operation Golden Eye, a little-known sabotage and disruption plan that would have been activated if Germany had invaded Spain or Spain had become an Axis ally during the Second World War. Although this was far from...
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    General Franco's grave: when 'righting past wrongs' backfires

    When, in November 1975, General Franco died, he was buried in a mausoleum at an (impressive) site known as Valle de los Caídos (in English, the Valley of the Fallen): Valle de los Caídos - Wikipedia The site is a memorial to the dead of the Spanish Civil War, and was constructed by political...

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