Pajamas Media asks the question.
"While Spain’s Socialist government publicly preaches the virtues of post-modern pacifism, in private it is busy selling weapons to some of the most odious and repressive regimes in the world."
Helping NATO partners in Iraq and Kosovo wasn't pacifist enough. But selling anti-personnel ordnance to tyrants is just peachy. It's hard to keep up sometimes with the mental gymnastics of progressive utopians.