El Nacional

Felipe VI opens the legislature of the amnesty, appealing to Sánchez to guarantee Spain’s “unity”

The Spanish king appeals to “democratic coexistence” and delivers a speech in praise of the Constitution.

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El Nacional

European Parliament calls on Commission to clarify if Spain is able to use Pegasus spyware

EU chamber also censures Israel for impeding the investigation into the use of Pegasus in Spain.

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Vilaweb

The European Parliament official who works for the PP and is up in arms against Spain’s amnesty law

The head of unit of the European Parliament’s Directorate for Relations with National Parliaments also serves as president of the PP in Belgium and has protested alongside Dolors Montserrat against …

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El Nacional

The rattle of Spanish sabres: ex-military personnel call for Sánchez’s sacking and new elections

Manifesto is published the day after the investiture of Pedro Sánchez as Spanish prime minister.

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Politico

Puigdemont asks Brussels to look into Spanish judiciary’s impartiality

The Catalan separatist MEPs accuse Spain’s General Council of the Judiciary of violating ‘basic standards of the rule of law.’

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Communiqué on the pacts to invest Pedro Sánchez as Spanish Prime Minister

On Thursday 9th November, it was announced that Carles Puigdemont’s Catalan party Junts had agreed to invest socialist Pedro Sánchez as Spain’s Prime Minister. A week earlier, Esquerra had also …

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Vilaweb

Spanish judge may have seriously violated European law to try to impute an accidental death to Tsunami Democratic protest

Judge Manuel García-Castellón has instrumentalized the death of a French tourist to try to strengthen the terrorism charges against those accused by Tsunami Democràtic, in case of a possible amnesty …

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Assemblea makes an official complaint to the EU ombudsman for the categorisation of the Catalan pro-independence movement as “extremism” in a Europol terrorism report

The Catalan National Assembly has filed an official maladministration complaint before the European Ombudsman for the inclusion of the Catalan pro-independence movement in an ‘Extremism’ section in a Europol terrorism …

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New Internationalist

Spies, damned spies

Bethany Rielly explores the chilling impact of the Spanish state’s intrusive surveillance tactics against Catalan civil society. Is there a chance of justice?

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Catalan News

Vote on making Catalan official at EU postponed again

Spain’s “adapted proposal” would prevent other languages from using Catalan, Basque and Galician as precedent

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