Spain 'backed E Guinea coup plot'
A senior Equatorial Guinea official has accused the former Spanish government of involvement in the plot to overthrow President Teodoro Obiang Nguema. National security adviser Ruben Maya told the BBC that mercenaries involved in the plot said they had been backed by Spain’s security services. Opposition leader Severo Moto, in exile in Spain, is among those given long jail terms years over the plot. Spain has previously denied similar accusations from Guinean officials.Full Story