Sanchez rejected that argument, telling a separate rally in the northern city of Santander: “The government works for the unity of Spain and that means to unify Spaniards and not to put one against the other as the right is doing today in Colon square.”
MADRID (Reuters) - Spain’s parliament rejected a draft 2019 budget on Wednesday after Catalan separatists turned their back on the government, pushing the country close to an early national election amid an increasingly fragmented political landsc...
MADRID - Spain's socialist prime minister on Friday called early elections for 28 April, the third in less than four years, after his draft budget was rejected in parliament over the Catalan secession crisis.
“The pro-independence groups do not accept the framework we have proposed”, Calvo told a news conference after the weekly cabinet meeting.
MADRID (Reuters) - Spain’s minority Socialist government plans to announce an early general election after its expected defeat in a budget vote on Wednesday following its refusal to negotiate Catalan self-determination, political sources said on T...
MADRID (Reuters) - Spain’s Socialist Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez is expected to call a snap general election following a cabinet meeting on Friday morning, after parliament rejected his 2019 budget this week in a stinging blow to his minority gov...
MADRID/BARCELONA (Reuters) - Twelve Catalan politicians go on trial on Tuesday for their role in Catalonia’s failed 2017 independence bid, putting the spotlight back on Spain’s biggest political crisis in decades which could make it flare once again.
MADRID (Reuters) - Twelve Catalan secessionist leaders arrived at Spain’s Supreme Court on Tuesday to be charged for their role in a failed independence bid that split the country, as pro- and anti-separatist protesters faced off outside.
MADRID - Twelve Catalan secessionist leaders go on trial in Spain’s high court on Tuesday, charged for their role in a failed independence bid 16 months ago that deeply divided the country and triggered the biggest political crisis in decades.