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Spain opens talks with Catalonia over separatist conflict

Feb. 26, 2020 at 4:07 am Updated Feb. 26, 2020 at 12:01 pm MADRID (AP) — The Spanish government and the separatist leaders of Catalonia formally opened talks on Wednesday on how to resolve the festering political crisis provoked by the region’s separatist movement. As expected, the three-hour meeting between…
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February 26, 2020
Catalonia

‘We will be independent,’ Catalonia’s regional leader vows

Catalonia’s succession from Spain is “absolutely irreversible,” regional leader Quim Torra said, adding that he is ready negotiate the date of a new independence referendum with the central government in Madrid. Torra met with Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez in Barcelona on Friday to outline the agenda for the larger…
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February 7, 2020
Catalonia

Spain PM meets with separatist Catalan leader to mend ties

View photosSpanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez, left, shakes hands with Catalan regional President Quim Torra at the Palace of the Generalitat, the headquarter of the Government of Catalonia, in Barcelona, Thursday, Feb. 6, 2020. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Spanish government and leaders of the Catalonia region will…
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February 6, 2020