Catalan protesters clash with police over 'plunder' of religious artefacts

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18 February 2018
Catalan protesters clash with police over 'plunder' of religious artefacts
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Spain and Portugal issue warnings of high winds and heavy rain as a storm reaches the Iberian Peninsula from the Atlantic
"It's incredible that this is happening in the European Union." As tens of thousands of Catalans protest in Brussels, MEP and Puigdemont ally @ramontremosa demands the release of the four dismissed ministers and activists behind bars back in Spain
More than 45,000 protesters chant "Wake up Europe!" as they march past EU HQ in support of Carles Puigdemont and independence for Catalonia
The police in Brussels figure 45,000 attendees to the pro-Catalan demonstration
"Wake up Europe" and "Puigdemont is president," say the thousands of pro-independence Catalans marching through the centre of Brussels today. Many spent some 15hrs on buses from Spain just to attend this rally
Thousands of supporters of Catalan independence are descending on Brussels today for the "Europe wake up" rally
Puigdemont won't be returning to Spain imminently and will continue to campaign for December 21 election from Brussels. One dismissed minister said they'd return if criminal charges against them lifted
Puigdemont: "The conditions of these elections are not normal."
Catalonia's Puigdemont says to stay in Belgium 'for now'
Carles Puigdemont arrives at press conference in Brussels
The lawyer of disputed Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont says that he will stay in Belgium "for the moment" after his arrest warrant was withdrawn by Spain's Supreme Court
Spain Supreme Court judge withdraws European Arrest Warrants for Puigdemont and four former regional ministers in Brussels.
Judge to decide on European arrest warrant for Puigdemont on December 14. Follows hearing in Brussels this morning
Catalonia's pro-independence parties seen losing majority in election: poll
Pro-independence parties are left without an absolute majority in votes and seats in the 21-D elections, according to the CIS
Magnitude 4.0 earthquake in Caudete (Castilla la Mancha).
Judge keeps Catalan ex-vice president, three other leaders in jail: court
Former Catalonia vice-president refused bail - court source
Six former Catalonia cabinet members released on bail - supreme court source
Brussels court will hearing extradition of for ousted president of Catalonia Puigdemont and his 4 ministers
Thousands attend a concert in Barcelona demanding the freedom of eight pro-independence Catalan politicians and two activists charged with sedition
Puigdemont, from Brussels: The geographic distance that separates us is proximity of political commitments and desire to build a future together
Spain has launched the procedure to extradite Oleksandr Onyshchenko — a Ukrainian parliamentarian who fled corruption charges at home in 2016 — back to Ukraine.
A Spanish Supreme Court judge will decide Monday whether or not to release 10 separatist leaders who were jailed pending a probe into their role in Catalonia's independence drive
Fate of jailed Catalan leaders to be decided Monday: judicial source
Separatism has 'come to an end': Madrid envoy to Catalonia
The Mossos investigates the murder of a man in Viladecans (Baix Llobregat). According to police sources death have been caused by the detonation of an explosive device placed under a car.
Three dead bodies pulled from sea near Spain after migrant boat sinks
Aerial image of the state of the track near Arahal, where the Málaga-Seville train derailed this morning