Catalan separatists to appear in Spain’s much-awaited trial of the century

11 febrero, 2019 canadanoticias 0


Madrid, Feb 11 (efe-epa).- Spain’s media, judiciary and public braced on Monday for what is being touted as the trial of the century in which Catalan separatist leaders who are facing serious charges after having held an illegal regional referendum and spearheaded a bid to secede unilaterally from the rest of the country is set to begin on the following morning.

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Protesters clamor for fresh elections in Spain as Catalan crisis trundles on

10 febrero, 2019 canadanoticias 0


Madrid, Feb 10 (efe-epa).- Red and yellow Spanish flags daubed the front pages of the country’s conservative newspapers on Sunday as the capital braced for what was billed to be the biggest challenge to Spain’s prime minister since he took office, as tens of thousands of aggrieved opposition supporters called for fresh elections over what they consider his mishandling of the territorial crisis in Catalonia.

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