Catalan News

European Court of Human Rights rules Spain violated Basque leader’s right to fair trial

Pro-independence figure Arnaldo Otegi was incarcerated for six and a half years for allegedly following orders of ETA organization.

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Vilaweb

Spain’s prosecutor criticises international media referendum coverage in Catalonia

Prosecution report says major foreign media outlets like BBC or CNN used the international press center to do live reporting.

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El Nacional

‘Financial Times’ on the reality following the “dire predictions over impact” of independence push

The Financial Times reports that the Catalan economy is doing far better than expected and that the worst fears in relation to the independence process did not materialise

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Vilaweb

Spain vetoes Catalan language in European Parliament once again

Under the pretext that the EU would consider ‘a very high cost’ the use of the Catalan language in the European institutions, Spain has once again rejected the use of …

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Catalan News

Puigdemont: ‘extraordinarily abnormal’ for Parliament to be ‘under rule’ of a Spanish judge

Carles Puigdemont highlights the intrusion and interferences of judge Pablo Llarena in Catalonia’s parliament, who is deciding who has the right to vote and who has not

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El Nacional

Spain withdrew billions of euros from Catalan banks after referendum

On the aftermath of the referendum on self-determination in Catalonia, Spain’s government carried out a massive campaign to withdraw money from public companies and banks in Catalonia, all with a …

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Vilaweb

Independence trial will not be fair, says wife of jailed leader

Political prisoner Jordi Cuixart’s partner, Txell Bonet, talks about the situation of her partner and on how people should react if there were to be a conviction in the case …

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El Nacional

MEP behind Hungary report: “There are political prisoners in Spain”

Judith Sargentini, a Dutch member of the European Parliament, wrote a report on the policies carried out by Hungary. At the European Parliament, she emphasizes that there are political prisoners …

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Catalan News

Committee of Regions president says ‘imprisonment’ of Catalan politicians offers no ‘solution’

The President of the Committee of the Regions, Karl-Heinz Lambertz, notes that the solution to the conflict between Catalonia and Spain “cannot be solved with either the police or the …

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El Nacional

Spanish foreign minister pressed by the BBC over Catalonia

The Foreign Affairs Minister of the Spanish government has had to answer about the violations of rights in Spain in a tense interview with the BBC

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