11th July 2020

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Tajani: ‘It’s Spain’s problem’ that MEP seats not filled

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Antonio Tajani, the president of the European Parliament, has said that ‘it is Spain’s problem’ that some of their seats have been not been filled after
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All Spanish MEPs able to take oath in Madrid … except three

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The 54 MEPs-elect in Spain were summoned to take the constitutional oath on Monday in the Spanish Congress in Madrid, a step made compulsory by
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EU Parliament VPs ask Tajani to clarify Puigdemont access

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Three of the 14 European Parliament vice presidents have questioned the decision to deny access to the chamber of former Catalan president Carles Puigdemont, who
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76 Catalan MPs protest EU Parliament’s ‘arbitrary’ accreditation

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Catalan Parliament representatives of the three pro-independence parties Junts per Catalunya (JxCat), Esquerra Republicana (ERC) and CUP – as well as the Catalunya en Comú party – have all
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Update: Puigdemont files complaint against EU Parliament

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The former Catalan president and now MEP-elect, Carles Puigdemont, has filed a formal complaint to the president of the European Parliament, Antonio Tajani, and the
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Election Day (again) – and ‘Catalan question’ dominates again

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It’s Election Day across Spain (again) – and following on from the 28 April General Election the attention now turns to European, local and regional politics. Acting
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EU election TV debate sees candidate walk off

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One of the candidates taking part in a TV debate for the EU Parliament elections on the Catalan public TV3 station walked off the set
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Junqueras stopped from joining EU election TV debate

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Spain’s electoral authority (JEC) has stopped the jailed Catalan politician, Oriol Junqueras – who is currently on trial at the Supreme Court – from taking part
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Puigdemont, Comín, Ponsatí can stand in EU elections

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Former Catalan president Carles Puigdemont will be able to run in the European Parliament elections after a local court in Madrid ruled in his favour,