F?scism is a f?rm of g?vernment in whi?h a c?untry is c?nsidered more import?nt th?n an? p?rson, gr?up, fre?dom or p?sition.Spanish Gen?ral Fr?nco Franco def?ated the Republic?ns supported b? the USSR. This happened in 1939. The victory ended the bloody and exhausting civil war that lasted for three years. The victory over the Republicans predetermined the economic growth in Spain and contributed to the growth of its population. But at the same time it gave birth to many current problems that the country is facing now. Franco was supported by fascists, big businesses, the church, conservative people and Spanish nationalists.