Catalan independence protesters block major Spain-France highway

By |november 12th, 2019|Catalan independence, News|

Hundreds of Catalan pro-independence protesters blocked a border point on the AP-7 highway that connects Catalonia with France on Monday (11 November), stopping traffic in both directions the day after a parliamentary election in Spain.

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Spain’s far right doubles seats in hung parliament, difficult talks ahead

By |november 11th, 2019|Catalan independence, Ciudadanos, far right, News, Pablo Casado, Pablo Iglesias, Partido Popular, Pedro Sanchez, Podemos, PSOE, Spanish elections, Vox|

Spain's far-right Vox party more than doubled its number of lawmakers in the country's fourth national election in four years on Sunday (10 November), which delivered a deeply fragmented parliament, setting the stage for very difficult government negot...

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Catalan separatists march for independence amid splits on tactics

By |september 12th, 2019|Catalan independence, Catalonia, Diada, News, Oriol Junqueras, Spain|

Tens of thousands of Catalans waving pro-independence flags and chanting "Independence now!" gathered in Barcelona on Wednesday (11 September) to call for a break from Spain, but turnout was far less than at past such rallies amid divisions among separ...

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Catalan separatists pack Barcelona to demand split from Spain

By |september 12th, 2018|Catalan independence, Catalonia referendum, Ciudadanos, News, Pedro Sanchez, Quim Torra, separatism|

Around one million people filled central Barcelona on Tuesday to celebrate Catalonia's commemorative day and boost a bid for independence which has left deep divisions almost a year after it brought Spain to a constitutional crisis.

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Ex-French PM Manuel Valls: no separatist solution in Catalonia

By |april 19th, 2018|Carles Puigdemont, Catalan independence, Catalonia, News, Spain|

The former French Prime Minister Manuel Valls said on Thursday (19 April) he believed there would be a political solution to the uncertainty in Spain’s northeastern region of Catalonia, but that the answer did not lie with the separatist campaign...

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German court bails Puigdemont, rejects Spanish extradition request

By |april 6th, 2018|Carles Puigdemont, Catalan independence, extradition, Germany, News, Spain|

A German court yesterday (5 April) refused Spain's request to extradite Catalan ex-leader Carles Puigdemont on a rebellion charge following his arrest in Germany last month, ordering his release on bail pending a hearing on a lesser charge.

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Puigdemont calls for dialogue with Rajoy ‘anywhere’ outside of Spain

By |december 22nd, 2017|Carles Puigdemont, Catalan crisis, Catalan independence, News|

Catalan independence leader Carles Puigdemont asked Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy to meet “anywhere but Spain” – where arrest warrants are pending for him and four other members of his cabinet - following last night's election result.

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Catalan campaigning wraps up ahead of crucial vote

By |december 20th, 2017|Carles Puigdemont, Catalan independence, Catalonia, Mariano Rajoy, News, Spain|

Campaigning drew to a close on Tuesday (19 December) in Catalonia's regional election, a potential turning point in Spain's worst political crisis in decades.

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Puigdemont case: Belgian judge to request clarifications on Spain’s accusations

By |november 7th, 2017|Carles Puigdemont, Catalan crisis, Catalan elections, Catalan independence, Catalonia, News|

The Belgian judge overseeing the extradition of sacked Catalan President Carles Puigdemont and four of his cabinet members intends to request clarifications from Spain over the charges laid against the fugitives, sources close to the case told EURACTIV...

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The Brief: The fall of Puigdemont, the start of normalisation

By |oktober 31st, 2017|Catalan independence, Catalonia, News, Spain, The Brief|

Carles Puigdemont and five members of the dismissed Catalan government appeared before reporters today in Brussels in a highly anticipated (and messy) press conference.

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