Bombing of Guernica.
Barricades and political fighting, with several hundreds of deaths, in
Dismissal of Largo Caballero; a new government under the socialist Juan Negrín.
Arrest of POUM leaders, accused of provoking the events of May in Barcelona; disappearance of its leader, Andreu Nin.
The Nationalists take Bilbao.
Collective letter by the Spanish bishops supporting the civil war as a religious crusade.
Battle of Brunete.
Battles of Belchite and Quinto.
The Nationalists take Santander.
The Nationalists seize Gijón.
The Negrín government transfers to
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