General Franco


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Spanish general whose armies took control of Spain in 1939 and who ruled as a dictator until his death (1892-1975)

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March extendio las relaciones al hermano del General Franco, Nicolas.
Cuando hemos aterrizado nos aguardaban el General Franco y su esposa.
Ecrite par Fethi Kafi, cette piece theatrale est mise en scene par Rabie Kechi, assiste de Aissa Chouat qui s'occupe de la choregraphie, cette piece adaptee de l'oeuvre de l'ecrivain espagnol Frederico Garcia Lorca traite de problemes sociaux vecus en Espagne durant le regne du general Franco, notamment la souffrance de la femme et l'injustice.
The small team landed in Denmark, then jetted off to Spain, from where General Franco supplied the team with an aircraft to take them to the Canary Islands.
Para Millan Astray, el general Franco era el primer estratega militar de ese siglo y un tactico eminentisimo, pues <<desde el primer momento en que se inicia la batalla conducida por el, advierte los aciertos o los errores de ejecucion, y jamas se equivoca>>, anadiendo: <<Su inteligencia es clarisima, su juicio exacto y atinado, su valor personal es representativo de la bravura ante el peligro y ante las situaciones que exigen determinacion, sea mediata o inmediata; no vacila y acierta siempre, su cultura tecnico-profesional es completa>>.
Ani is a twelve-year-old girl living in Guernica during the 1930s while General Franco is waging a civil war in Spain.
If this country is like it is now, what will it be like in 50 years' time if we don't get a General Franco but have to make do with Corporal Cameron or Private Pike (Miliband)?
Insurgent forces led by General Franco staged a rebellion to crush the democratically elected Government of the Spanish Republic.
Hitler sent his air force to help General Franco overthrow the elected Spanish Government and get some experience of modern warfare.
Charlie Donnelly, from Dungannon, Co Tyrone joined hundreds of Irish volunteers who formed part of the International Brigades which opposed the dictator General Franco in the war.
Who became King of Spain following the death of General Franco in 1975?
The Scot suggested Calderon should read his history of Spanish dictator General Franco before making rash statements about slavery.
The Civil War of 1936-39 left Spain a fascist dictatorship run by General Franco as El Caudillo (the Leader).
1) Lucia Kubosova, "Polish MEP praising General Franco sparks parliament clash," EU Observer, July 5, 2006.
Los pleitos internos entre los distintos partidos debilitaron a la Republica y al final hicieron posible el levantamiento del general Franco.
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