15th November 2019

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Sánchez to announce on Friday about general election

Tim Parfitt / AFP / Agencies
Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez will announce on Friday whether he calls an early general election, the government said, after right-wing and Catalan independence parties
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A ‘political trial’, ‘act of vengeance’, ‘outrageous’

SiE Newsdesk / Agencies
The trial of pro-independence leaders in the Spanish Supreme Court is ‘shameful,’ ‘painful’ and ‘outrageous’ according to several political leaders, speaking to the press at
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ERC party seek amendments to PM’s budget

SiE Newsdesk / ACN / Catalan News
The future of the Spanish government is uncertain after the Esquerra (ERC) party has ruled out any possibility of backing the general budget for 2019,
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Jailed Catalan leader to run for Barcelona mayor

Tim Parfitt / AFP / Agencies
A former Catalan pro-independence leader who is in jail for alleged rebellion pending a trial over the 2017 referendum is to run for mayor of
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Prosecutor to propose sentences for jailed leaders

Newsdesk / ACN
The Spanish Public Prosecutor will make public this week their proposed sentences for the 18 Catalan leaders, prosecuted over the 2017 independence push ahead of
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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Council has passed a motion condemning the Spanish monarch, Felipe VI, and reasserting support for the abolition of ‘an outdated and anti-democratic institution
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Focus: one year after Catalan independence bid

AFP
Catalonia‘s separatist movement appears split a year after the region’s fruitless declaration of independence from Spain, with some pressing ahead on an idealist path to
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Ana Pastor invites Catalan president to Congress

Catalan News ACN
The Spanish parliament speaker, Ana Pastor, unexpectedly invited Quim Torra to the lower chamber in Madrid for him to be able to ‘defend his political
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Spain hires lawyer for judge Llarena sued in Belgium

Catalan News ACN
The Spanish government has taken the first steps to hire a Belgian firm of lawyers in order to ‘defend Spain’s interests’ in the judicial process