Spain is a country in Europe, located on the Iberian peninsula in the southwest part of the continent. Stretching from the Atlantic Ocean to the Mediterranean Sea, and nearly touching Africa at Gibraltar, Spain's history has been strongly influenced by being a crossroads between Europe and Africa, having been a land of Muslims and Christians in the medieval era.
During World War I, Spain remained neutral. In World War II, it also remained neutral with the help of General Franco Francisco. However, it placed heavy border surviellance on its boundaries.
Today the nation has a number of cities in the African country of Morocco.