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# valley of the fallen

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# civil war politics
Spain exhumes Franco's remains and moves him from huge basilica to discreet grave
The former dictator’s body will be reburied alongside that of his wife.
# valley of the fallen
Spanish parliament approves move to exhume remains of former ruler General Franco
General Franco is buried in a basilica carved into a mountain-face around 50 kilometres outside of Madrid.