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Spain’s Socialists, Far-Left Party Move Closer to Govt Deal

Spain’s center-left Socialist party and the United We Can party edged closer to a deal on forming a coalition government after the far-left party’s leader removed a key obstacle by saying Friday he would not insist on being part of a future Cabinet.

Isabel Celaa, the spokeswoman for the Socialist caretaker government, said acting Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez was ready to create a coalition with the United We Can party, so long as its leader, Pablo Iglesias, was not part of it.

Sanchez said Thursday he has deep differences of opinion with Iglesias on such issues as the Catalonia region’s demands for read more >>>

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