Acting Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez failed on Tuesday in his first attempt to be voted back into office, falling short of the absolute majority … Read more
Catalan separatist Oriol Junqueras from leaving his jail cell to collect EP credentials by Spanish Supreme Court
Spain’s Supreme Court blocked Catalan separatist Oriol Junqueras from leaving his jail cell to begin the process of joining the EU parliament by collecting credentials … Read more
A firefighter tries to extinguish a fire inside a tree during a forest fire in El Perello, Catalonia, Spain, 11 June 2019. The fire, now … Read more
Support for the Catalan independence movement has went down by 4.5 points in the northeastern Spanish region in the last two months, according to an … Read more
Brexit should serve as a lesson how internal issues in a single party can swell into a global problem – Pedro Sanchez
Spain’s prime minister, Pedro Sánchez said lessons needed to be learned from Brexit – not least how internal differences in a single political party can … Read more
Catalan separatists clashed with police on Saturday amid a protest against Spain’s far-right Vox party, who were holding their own demonstration in Barcelona. Members of … Read more
Tens of thousands of supporters of Catalan independence have rallied in Spain’s capital Madrid in protest at an ongoing trial of 12 separatist leaders.
The … Read more
Supporters of independence for Spain’s Catalonia region held a massive rally in Barcelona on Saturday.
The police estimated 200,000 took to the streets of Catalonia’s … Read more
Spain braces for trial unlike any other as 12 separatist Catalan leaders face charges of rebellion and misuse of public funds
Spain is bracing for a trial unlike any other it has seen in its four decades of democracy.
Twelve separatist Catalan leaders are set to … Read more
Spanish authorities on Friday transferred nine politicians and activists from prisons in Catalonia to Madrid, days ahead of their trial.
The trial of 12 former … Read more
The Catalan regional police service, Mossos d’Esquadra, have arrested a least 17 people who they believe are linked to a jihadist cell based in and … Read more
Vladimir Putin’s Russia represents a major threat to the unity of the European Union, the President of the European Council Donald Tusk said Saturday.
Tusk … Read more
A year after a banned referendum on secession from Spain, tens of thousands of Catalan protesters piled pressure on the region’s separatist government Monday during … Read more
Catalan separatists clashed with police on Saturday in downtown Barcelona, with two arrests being made, as tensions increase before the anniversary of the Spanish region’s … Read more
Spanish Prime Minster Pedro Sánchez on Monday proposed holding a referendum on greater autonomy for Catalonia but ruled out allowing a vote on independence.
He … Read more
A year after a jihadist rampage in Catalonia killed 16 people, Spain paid homage to the victims Friday without managing to set aside bitter divisions … Read more
Ex-Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont can be extradited from Germany to Spain for misuse of public funds, a court has ruled.
He was arrested as he … Read more
Newly appointed regional president Quim Torra declared that the vision for an independent Catalonia is still alive. A close ally of exiled leader Carles Puigdemont, … Read more
Pro-independent Catalan politicians want to nominate Puigdemont as head of their regional government
Pro-independence Catalan politicians aim to nominate former leader Carles Puigdemont to head their regional government, in defiance of Spain and despite his self-imposed exile in … Read more
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