Reuters

A year on, Catalonia could flare up at any time

One year after the independence referendum and after the imprisonment of its political and social leaders, the Catalan independence movement carries on

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NY Times

A year after Catalonia secession vote, new unrest and still no resolution

The independence movement staged a huge demonstration in the streets of Barcelona, on October 1, one year after the referendum of self-determination

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Televisión Española

Interview with Elisenda Paluzie at Spanish TVE show ‘Los Desayunos de TVE’

The president of the ANC, Elisenda Paluzie, reviews the situation in Catalonia and underlines the human rights violations in Spain. (in Spanish)

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Open Democracy

Catalan National Day: free speech under threat

In this article, Andrew Davis explains the human rights violations against the Catalan people, such as the imprisonment of political and civil society leaders

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Open Democracy

Two kinds of justice in Spain

A German journalist reveals the situation of Spain’s Justice in this article. She does so with the cases of the imprisonment of the Basque youngsters of Altsasu and the imprisonment …

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L'Indépendant

Belgium’s Justice rejects the extradition of Spanish rapper Valtonyc, as demanded by Madrid

Belgian Justice refuses to extradite rapper Valtonyc, who’s exiled in Belgium and was sentenced to three years in prison in Spain, for apology for terrorism and lese-majesty in the lyrics …

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Doorbraak.be

Elisenda Paluzie: “Notwithstanding the political prisoners, we must not forget the ultimate goal’

The ANC’s Chair emphasizes the importance of the massive demonstration on Catalonia’s National Day, when citizens demanded the mandate of the Oct 1 referendum to be implemented: independence. (in Dutch)

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De TIJD

‘Puigdemont was far too naive’

The president of the Catalan National Assembly highlights Pedro Sánchez’ lack of willingness to start up a dialogue. Since the Spanish government’s new president took office, little has changed. (in …

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France 24

Elisenda Paluzie: “The fight for independence was lost”

Elisenda Paluzie evaluates the crucial 2017 autumn months with self-criticism. (in French)

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Herald Scotland

Nicola Sturgeon should consider ‘Catalan-style’ poll if Brexit bad for Scotland, says Elisenda Paluzie

Elisenda Paluzie suggested that Scotland could hold a Catalan-style referendum in case Brexit would finally be implemented in disagreement with the will of the Scottish people

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