Breaking - BREAKING NEWS - Europe

Spain suspends Catalan parliament session in attempt to block independence  

A demonstration in Barcelona against Catalonia’s independence referendum.Spain’s constitutional court has suspended a Catalan parliament session planned for Monday in an attempt to block an expected declaration of independence by the Catalan president, Carles Puigdemont.

Upholding a challenge by Catalonia’s Socialist party, which opposes secession from Spain, the court ruled that allowing the regional parliament to meet and declare independence would violate the rights of the party’s MPs. Read more HERE.

Published on 05/10/2017 @ 15h10   | |