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Ex-catalan Leader Puigdemont Can Be Extradited To Spain -german Court Says

BERLIN – A German court ruled on Thursday that former Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont could be extradited to Spain for alleged misuse of public funds, but it...

German Court Rules Can Extradite Ex-catalan Leader For Misuse Of Public Funds

BERLIN – A German court ruled on Thursday that a request to extradite former Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont on the charge of misusing public funds was...

In Cordial Meeting With Catalan Leader Spains Pm Signals Thaw

MADRID – Spain’s Prime Minister signaled a thaw in relations with Catalonia on Monday, signing up to joint initiatives in a first meeting with the...

Spain Pm Meets Catalan Leader In Bid To Defuse Political Tensions

MADRID – Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez met pro-independence Catalan leader Quim Torra on Monday for the first time, in a move that signals a softening of...

Spain To Appeal Catalan Independence Motion Ahead Of Talks

MADRID – Spain’s government said on Friday it would appeal against a motion by Catalonia to press on with its independence drive, as tensions rise ahead of...

Spain To Appeal Latest Catalan Independence Motion Before Constitutional Court

MADRID – The Spanish government will appeal a motion by Catalonia to continue with its independence drive, the government spokeswoman said on Friday, just days...

Spain To Move Catalan Separatist Prisoners Closer To Home

MADRID – Spain’s government will move jailed Catalan separatist leaders to prisons in their home region, as it pursues efforts to take the heat out of a...

Catalan Ex-minister Not Too Optimistic About Talks With Spain Government

ABERDEEN, Scotland – The formation of a Socialist government in Spain provided a new chance of dialogue over the status of Catalonia, former Catalan minister Clara...

Spains New Government Lifts Budget Controls On Catalonia

MADRID – Spain’s new Socialist government said on Friday it had lifted financial controls on Catalonia and would seek dialogue with the region’s...

Catalan Nationalists Back In Power Target Secession In Challenge To Sanchez

MADRID – Nationalists regained control of Catalonia’s government on Saturday and immediately pledged to seek independence for the wealthy region, posing a...