Spain Drops European Arrest Warrant For Sacked Catalan Leader, Carles Puigdemont

By Christian Smith  The Spanish government has withdrawn a European arrest warrant for Catalonia’s sacked leader Carles Puigdemont and others who ran out of the country after the regional parliament declared unilateral independence. Four ministers, including Mr Puigdemont, who fled with the former … Continue reading Spain Drops European Arrest Warrant For Sacked Catalan Leader, Carles Puigdemont

Catalonia’s Parliament Declares Independence From Spain – But UK Govt Among Those Who Wouldn’t Recognise The Declaration

By Adenike Lucas The Catalan regional parliament declared independence from Spain today, after a motion was passed. However, Theresa May’s government is among those who will not recognise the declaration, Downing Street says. A statement provided by the Prime Minister’s spokesman … Continue reading Catalonia’s Parliament Declares Independence From Spain – But UK Govt Among Those Who Wouldn’t Recognise The Declaration

Catalan Leader Suspends Declaration Of Independence To Allow Dialogue

By Christian Smith Carles Puigdemont, the Catalan president has refused to rule out declaring independence of the state today. In a speech delivered in Barcelona, Mr Puigdemont said the relationship with Spain was “unsustainable,” however, instead of announcing a unilateral … Continue reading Catalan Leader Suspends Declaration Of Independence To Allow Dialogue

Italian Tourist Bruno Gulotta Named As First Victim Of Last Night’s Terror Attack In Barcelona

By Christian Smith  Bruno Gulotta, a father of two young children, has been named as the first victim of the attack in Barcelona. The Italian tourist, 35, was walking with his partner Martina and their two children 5-year-old son Alexander … Continue reading Italian Tourist Bruno Gulotta Named As First Victim Of Last Night’s Terror Attack In Barcelona