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 Future of Catalan crisis at stake as new parliament convenes

Future of Catalan crisis at stake as new parliament convenes

 

Demonstrators hold banners reading in Catalan "Freedom for political prisoners" in Barcelona, Spain, Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, during a protest in support of Jordi Sanchez, of Assamblea Nacional Catalana, and Jordi Cuixart, leader of Omnium Cultural, jailed three months ago amid an independence push in Spain's north eastern region. The pair are being investigated for possible charges of sedition. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)


January 17, 2018 - 11:36 GMT
 Barely a quarter of Catalans want to pursue split from Spain: poll

Barely a quarter of Catalans want to pursue split from Spain: poll

 

FILE PHOTO: Protesters hold the lights of their mobile phones as they wave Estelada flags during a demonstration called by pro-independence associations asking for the release of jailed Catalan activists and leaders, in Barcelona


November 27, 2017 - 10:19 GMT
 Catalan separatists ready for polls after independence falls flat

Catalan separatists ready for polls after independence falls flat

 

Protesters have taken part in demonstrations in Barcelona to call for the release of detained Catalan officials in Madrid


November 16, 2017 - 05:41 GMT
 Spanish PM urges Catalans to vote separatists out of office

Spanish PM urges Catalans to vote separatists out of office

 

An independence flag is waved as demonstrators take part at a protest calling for the release of Catalan jailed politicians, in Barcelona, Spain, on Saturday, Nov 11, 2017. Eight members of the now-defunct Catalan government remain jailed in a related rebellion case. Former regional president Carles Puigdemont and four other ex-cabinet members fled to Belgium where they are fighting extradition. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)


November 12, 2017 - 14:58 GMT
 Barcelona braced for protests over jailed Catalan leaders

Barcelona braced for protests over jailed Catalan leaders

 

This file picture shows people celebrating in Barcelona after Catalonia's parliament voted to declare independence from Spain on October 27, 2017


November 11, 2017 - 18:53 GMT
 Pro-Catalonia independence parties seen winning most votes in election: poll

Pro-Catalonia independence parties seen winning most votes in election: poll

 

A couple wearing Esteladas (Catalan Separatist flag) as capes walk by the street as they leave a protest in support of the members of the dismissed Catalan cabinet, in Barcelona


November 05, 2017 - 13:41 GMT
 Anger, pessimism in Barcelona as Catalan leaders jailed

Anger, pessimism in Barcelona as Catalan leaders jailed

 

Protesters hold a Catalan pro-independence Estelada flag and signs reading "Freedom to political prisoners" during a demonstration outside the Parliament of Catalonia in Barcelona on November 2


November 03, 2017 - 02:57 GMT
 Judge orders 9 Catalan leaders to be held in custody pending trial

Judge orders 9 Catalan leaders to be held in custody pending trial

 

An independence flag is waved during a demonstration outside the regional presidential palace in Sant Jaume Square in Barcelona, Spain, on Thursday, Nov. 2. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)


November 02, 2017 - 17:06 GMT
 Catalan ex-leader to speak in Brussels as asylum rumors grow

Catalan ex-leader to speak in Brussels as asylum rumors grow

 

FILE - In this file photo dated Thursday Oct. 26, 2017, Catalan President Carles Puigdemont makes a statement at the Palau Generalitat in Barcelona, Spain. According to the office of a Catalan member of the European Parliament, it is confirmed Monday Oct. 30, 2017, that ousted Catalan President Carles Puigdemont has arrived in Brussels.(AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti, FILE)


October 31, 2017 - 09:21 GMT
 Thousands in Barcelona rally against independence for Catalonia

Thousands in Barcelona rally against independence for Catalonia

 

Nationalist activists march with Catalan, Spanish and European Union flags during a mass rally against Catalonia's declaration of independence, in Barcelona, Spain, Sunday, Oct. 29, 2017.


October 30, 2017 - 08:33 GMT
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