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9/11 in Spanish politics

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Abstract:

Santos Juli reflects on the indirect impact of 9/11 on Spanish politics by making some counterfactual suppositions. He traces the beginning of the People's Party government's trouble back to Jos Mara Aznar's decision to join President Bush at the Azores summit, and criticizes the current PP politicians for not being able to face up to the mistakes they made in handling the Madrid bombings on 11 March 2004 and the controversial parliamentary elections that followed.

Keywords: 9/11; Partido Popular; Politics; Spain

Document Type: Research Article

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1386/ijis.19.2.155_3

Affiliations: Political columnist, El Pas.

Publication date: 2006-11-14

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  • The International Journal of Iberian Studies (IJIS) is the academic journal for scholars from around the world whose research focuses on contemporary Spain and Portugal from a range of disciplinary perspectives. IJIS is interested in history (20th century onwards), government and politics; foreign policy and international relations.
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