11th December 2019

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Six Catalan defendants transferred to lower court

SiE Newsdesk / ACN / Catalan News
Spain’s Supreme Court has transferred the case of six Catalan politicians accused of helping organise last October’s independence referendum to a lower court, following their appeals.
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Sánchez to meet Torra today, as protests gear up

SiE Newsdesk / Agencies
Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez will hold a cabinet meeting in Barcelona on Friday amid tight security as Catalan pro-independence groups plan to hold protests
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Quim Torra to join hunger strike for 48 hours

SiE Newsdesk / Agencies
The Catalan president, Quim Torra, is to fast for 48 hours in support of the jailed leaders on hunger strike. Torra originally planned to go
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Controversy over police and anti-fascist protesters

SiE Newsdesk / ACN / Catalan News
Friday morning saw government officials in Catalonia responding to the outcry over the heavy-handed tactics used by the Catalan police, the Mossos d’Esquadra, against anti-fascist
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Omnium HQ painted with swastikas

SiE Newsdesk / ACN / Catalan News
The headquarters of Òmnium Cultural, the Catalan pro-independence civil group, has had its façade in Barcelona defaced with various red swastikas. The vice president of the group, Marcel
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Barcelona City Council: no to monarchy

Tim Parfitt
Barcelona City Council has passed a motion condemning the Spanish monarch, Felipe VI, and reasserting support for the abolition of ‘an outdated and anti-democratic institution
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La Diada begins with traditional flower tributes

Catalan News ACN
La Diada, Catalonia’s National Day began this morning with the traditional floral tributes at the Rafael Casanova monument in Barcelona. The Catalan government, headed by