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Sep 19, 2018

Wed Sep 19th 2018: Sánchez's reform doesn't win support in Congress

Sánchez's reform doesn't win support in Congress as all the opposition, except PP, want bigger changes in the "aforamientos" and PSOE accepts the difficulty of achieving a viable majority.

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Sep 18, 2018

Tue Sep 18 2018: Sánchez counterattacks by suppressing "aforamientos"

Sánchez counterattacks by suppressing "aforamientos". The elimination of the privilege will be achieved through a change in the constitution in 60 days as the President is trying to take out the PP and recover the initiative.

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Sep 17, 2018

Catalonia News Sep 2018: A Month of Tension over Catalan Independence

With La Diada on September 11th and the anniversary of the referendum on October 1st, the main news issue in September 2018 in Catalonia is going to be Catalan independence. I expect confrontation and clampdowns from the Spanish government.

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Sep 16, 2018

Mon Sep 17th 2018: Supreme Court expects 1-O sentence after municipals

The Supreme Court expects the 1-O sentence after the municipals as the appeals and the slowness of the case could delay the start of the trial until January and the court wants to avoid the verdict coinciding with the election campaign.

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Sep 16, 2018

Sun Sep 16th 2018: Forn "We have to create conditions for dialogue"

Forn "We have to create conditions for dialogue". The ex-conseller laments the "error" they made for not "talking clearly" in a forthcoming book and considers that it's not a bad idea to "take the foot off the accelerator and stop to think".

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Sep 15, 2018

Sat Sep 15th 2018: Barcelona leads ranking of cities with most crimes

Barcelona leads the ranking of cities with most crimes as criminal offences increase by 20% in the first half of the year and Colau and Buch's meeting ends in a clash over the narco-apartments.

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Sep 15, 2018

Thur Sep 13th 2018 Cat News: Masters War transfers pressure to Casado

The Masters War transfers the pressure to Casado as the Government points at the PP leader after Montón's resignation and Rivera puts Sánchez's thesis in doubt, which was registered in the university.

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Sep 15, 2018

Fri Sep 14th 2018: Sánchez stands up to C's and PP in the Masters war

Sánchez stands up to C's and PP in the Masters war and the President publishes his thesis on Internet and rebuts the accusation of plagiarism and the Supreme Court asks the Attorney General to decide whether it should investigate Casado.

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Sep 12, 2018

Wed Sep 12th 2018 Catalonia News: Human tide for the prisoners

The independence movement stays in the game and mobilises a million followers, according to Local Police as PSOE and PDECat agree on a motion in Congress in favour of dialogue "within the law" and Borrell confirms that he would prefer the prisoners to be out on bail.

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Sep 11, 2018

September 11th in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries

This page lists historical and other events on September 11th in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries as well as a list of births and deaths of well-known Catalans.

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Sep 11, 2018

Understanding Catalan Flags - La Senyera and L'Estelada

Two different Catalan flags - the Senyera and the Estelada - hang from balconies in Barcelona and the rest of Catalonia. What do they mean? What's the difference?

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Sep 11, 2018

Everything About La Diada: National Day of Catalonia: September 11th

The Catalan National day is known as La Diada and is celebrated on September 11th every year to commemorate the loss of Catalonia's laws and institutions after the Siege of Barcelona in 1714.

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Sep 11, 2018

Tue Sep 11th 2018: Another massive Diada will protest for prisoners

Another multitudinous Diada will protest for the prisoners as Torra calls to "resist" and "make the Republic" in an event without C's, PSC and PP and the Supreme Court and Attorney General confirm that they won't allow themselves to be influenced.

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Sep 10, 2018

Mon Sep 10th 2018 News: Sánchez sets horizon for his Govt in 2030

Sánchez sets the horizon for his Government in 2030 as the President asks for patience faced with the parliamentary minority situation and he promises to improve the autonomic finances immediately.

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Sep 09, 2018

Sun Sep 9th 2018 News: Health spending 27% less than before crisis

Health spending is 27% less compared with before the crisis as Catalonia is at the end of the line of communities in recovery since the start of the cuts while in the State the investment is still 8,200 million euros less, half of the Generalitat.

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