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Spain's top court asks EU Parliament to strip Catalan separatist leaders of immunity

Reuters Friday, 10 January 2020
Spain's Supreme Court on Friday formally asked the European Parliament to strip Catalan separatist leaders Carles Puigdemont and Toni Comin of their immunity as members of parliament.
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