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Brazil airman can face drug charges in Spain and at home

Jun. 27, 2019 7:43 PM EDT

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — A Brazilian air force sergeant accused of attempting to smuggle cocaine into Spain while working in support of a trip by President Jair Bolsonaro will be tried in both countries, Brazil's defense minister said Thursday. Spanish police said the man was arrested Tuesday at the Seville...

Spain nabs Brazilian air force officer with cocaine in bag

Jun. 26, 2019 12:46 PM EDT

LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Spanish police say they have arrested a Brazilian air force officer at Seville airport with 39 kilograms (86 pounds) of cocaine in his suitcase. A spokeswoman for Spain's Guardia Civil said Wednesday that the man arrived on a Brazilian air force plane and the drug was detected when...

Valencia beats Barcelona 2-1 to win the Copa del Rey

May. 25, 2019 6:38 PM EDT

SEVILLE, Spain (AP) — There was no lifting of a winner's trophy this time for Lionel Messi. The Barcelona star had to settle on receiving the runner-up plate from Spanish King Felipe VI after Valencia beat his side 2-1 in the Copa del Rey final on Saturday. The defeat ruined Barcelona's chance to earn a...