BARCELONA – Thousands of Catalans are Sunday in Barcelona on the street again to protest against the arrest of the former leader Carles Puigdemont. That was held after he from Denmark to Germany was driven due to an international arrest warrant issued by Spain is issued.
“We demand of Germany that it Puigdemont not deliver up to Spain for break that on political grounds made up”, said a spokesman of the separatistenbeweging ANC that the protests organized.
Puigdemont in Spain is sought due to a series of offences, committed when he regiopremier in October with an illegal referendum in Catalonia of Spain wanted to separate. The separation was not only contrary to the Spanish law, but also with rules of the Catalan parliament.