Former Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont detained in Germany

Former Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont detained in Germany

Updated March 25, 2018 23:33:19 Former Catalan secessionist leader Carles Puigdemont has been detained in Germany by police acting on an international arrest warrant issued by Spain. Mr Puigdemont had entered Germany from Denmark after leaving Finland on Friday when it appeared police would arrest him there and launch an …

Spanish court orders 25 Catalan leaders to stand trial in crackdown on separatists

Spanish court orders 25 Catalan leaders to stand trial in crackdown on separatists

Updated March 24, 2018 08:03:26 Photo: Prominent Catalan separatist politician Marta Rovira (centre) defied a summons to appear in a Spanish court on March 23. (AP: Paul White, file) Related Story: ‘Spain has been defeated’: Separatists regain control of Catalonia in election blow to Madrid Related Story: Arrest warrant requested …