Australia  

Spain's top court set to announce verdict for Catalan separatist leaders on Monday: source

Reuters Friday, 11 October 2019
Spain's Supreme Court is expected to announce on Monday its verdict in the trial of Catalan separatist leaders, a judicial source said on Friday, in a decision that could reignite tensions over a secession push that plunged the country into its worst political crisis in decades.
0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 
Video credit: Reuters Studio - Published
News video: Protests erupt after Spain jails separatist leaders

Protests erupt after Spain jails separatist leaders 01:48

Spain's Supreme Court on Monday jailed nine Catalan separatist leaders for between nine and 13 years for their role in a failed independence bid, a decision that triggered mass protests in the region and left the future course of the dispute uncertain. Jillian Kitchener has more.

You Might Like


💡 One News Page Knowledge: Other News Mentions

Supreme court Supreme court Highest court in a jurisdiction

Rath Yatra 2020: BJP leaders, petitioner welcome SC's decision [Video]

Rath Yatra 2020: BJP leaders, petitioner welcome SC's decision

Supreme Court on June 22 allowed Rath Yatra to be conducted in Puri, Odisha with certain restrictions. Union Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan welcomed the decision and said the guidelines by the Centre, state and Home Affairs Ministry will be followed. BJP National Vice President Baijayant Jay Panda said that SC's decision has come as a huge relief for the devotees. The event is held every year, the event only stopped during Mughal invasion but never in peace time. Petitioner Sarthak Nayak said that the Apex Court said that the Rath Yatra should be conducted in Puri only by following social distancing protocols, so it's the duty of the Centre to coordinate with different wings to perform the event without compromising with the health of the people.

Credit: ANI    Duration: 02:29Published
Trump will try again after Supreme Court DACA decision [Video]

Trump will try again after Supreme Court DACA decision

President Donald Trump on Friday said his administration will make a filing on "Dreamer" immigrants in the United States, without providing details, to address the Supreme Court's ruling that said he broke federal procedure law in ending a program shielding them from deportation. Colette Luke has more.

Credit: Reuters Studio    Duration: 01:39Published

Catalonia Catalonia Autonomous community in northeastern Spain

Catalan politician suspects Spain tapped phone [Video]

Catalan politician suspects Spain tapped phone

A leading Catalonian separatist politician says he believes the Spanish state spied on him using Pegasus software, which has been linked to political surveillance elsewhere. Lucy Fielder reports.

Credit: Reuters - Politics    Duration: 01:21Published
Stay home, lockdown or not: Catalan chief pleads [Video]

Stay home, lockdown or not: Catalan chief pleads

The leader of the Spanish region of Catalonia called on residents of an area that has seen a surge in coronavirus cases to stay at home, despite a ruling by a judge who threw out a mandatory lockdown order for the district of 160,000 people. Soraya Ali reports.

Credit: Reuters Studio    Duration: 02:03Published

Related videos from verified sources

Watch: More protests in Barcelona after separatist leaders jailed [Video]

Watch: More protests in Barcelona after separatist leaders jailed

The Catalan capital has witnessed daily rallies since October 14th, when Spain's Supreme Court jailed nine pro-independence Catalan politicians and activists.

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 00:56Published
Catalan protesters continue to clash with police in Barcelona [Video]

Catalan protesters continue to clash with police in Barcelona

Catalan protestors continue to clash with police in Barcelona, Spain. Police have estimated more than 500,000 people joined the rally on Friday (October 18). "A general strike was announced in..

Credit: Newsflare     Duration: 07:39Published
Massive separatist 'freedom' march hits Barcelona [Video]

Massive separatist 'freedom' march hits Barcelona

Hundreds of thousands of demonstrators waving pro-independence flags and chanting "freedom for political prisoners" joined marches across Catalonia on Friday, the fifth day of protests against the..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:09Published

Tweets about this