TITLE

Franco Prepares to Change Sides

AUTHOR(S)
Eulau, Heinz H. F.
PUB. DATE
October 1943
SOURCE
New Republic;10/4/43, Vol. 109 Issue 14, p446
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the political and economic condition of Spain in the fascist regime of General Francisco Franco. Contention that fascist-Spain is a vast concentration camp with distressed people too exhausted to cheer or protest; Imprisonment of people who upheld the democratic Republic during the civil war; Strict legislation in Spain to deal with rumor mongers, conspirators, those possessing firearms without licenses and saboteurs; Incompetence of fascist government to prevent economic recovery in Spain; Starvation in Spain caused by Broken-down communications and a faulty food-distribution system; Absence of energy in the country required for war mobilization; Possibility that Franco will shift allegiance to the United Nations; Turning of Spanish Republican politics in exile for the better.
ACCESSION #
14685396

 

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