Catalan-born former French PM Valls: "We can't accept Catalan independentists' forceful move [] We stand with the Spanish government."

Map. History of Spain conflict

23 November 2017
3 week ago
Moldova reiterates strong support for unity and constitutional order in Spain
3 week ago
US reiterates "support for a unified Spain," says @PressSec in response to Catalonia question.
3 week ago
The parliament of Catalonia is decreed dissolved and the police chief fired, says @marianorajoy
3 week ago
Rajoy dissolves the Catalan parliament, elections to be held on 21 December
3 week ago
Rajoy sacks director general of Catalan Police (Mossos) Pere Sole
Rajoy: Now we need to avoid more damage and return citizens to normal life3 week ago
Rajoy: Now we need to avoid more damage and return citizens to normal life
Rajoy: The decisions we have adopted are to restore self-governance3 week ago
Rajoy: The decisions we have adopted are to restore self-governance
Rajoy Sacks Entire Catalan Government After Declaration Of Independence3 week ago
Rajoy Sacks Entire Catalan Government After Declaration Of Independence
3 week ago
The Government dismisses @KRLS Puigdemont and Catalan government
Rajoy: In these hours, prudence and serenity matter a lot, but also trust in the State3 week ago
Rajoy: In these hours, prudence and serenity matter a lot, but also trust in the State
Rajoy: it's a sad day3 week ago
Rajoy: it's a sad day
March in Barcelona against Catalan Republic3 week ago
March in Barcelona against Catalan Republic
3 week ago
Allianz Seguros moves its social and fiscal headquarters to Madrid
3 week ago
Rajoy will appear at 20:15 to explain the measures of the Cabinet of Ministers against separatists
The president of the French region of Corsica - also run by potential separatists - expresses 3 week ago
The president of the French region of Corsica - also run by potential separatists - expresses "solidarity" with Catalonia's independence
March against the Catalan Republic and in favor of Spain in the Plaza Molina in Barcelona3 week ago
March against the Catalan Republic and in favor of Spain in the Plaza Molina in Barcelona
President of the EU Parliament, Antonio Tajani: Catalan independence is a 3 week ago
President of the EU Parliament, Antonio Tajani: Catalan independence is a "breach of the rule of law." "No one in the EU will recognize it."
El Periódico reports Finance Ministry preparing fast-track sanctions for civil servants in Catalonia who try to resist.3 week ago
El Periódico reports Finance Ministry preparing fast-track sanctions for civil servants in Catalonia who try to resist.
3 week ago
Jens Stoltenberg: Catalonia issue must be resolved within Spain's constitutional order. Spain is committed Ally, with important contributions to our security
3 week ago
Boris Johnson: "The position of the British Government has not changed. The United Kingdom supports Rajoy"
EP President Tajani‏: My statement on the situation in Catalonia3 week ago
EP President Tajani‏: My statement on the situation in Catalonia
Festive atmosphere at Plaça Sant Jaume3 week ago
Festive atmosphere at Plaça Sant Jaume
The Scottish Government 3 week ago
The Scottish Government "understands" and "respects" the decision of the Catalan authorities
3 week ago
Spanish prosecutors consider rebellion charges against Catalan President Carles Puigdemont; charge carries up to 30 years in prison
3 week ago
Spanish prosecutor will issue warrant against President of Catalonia with "rebellion" accusation
3 week ago
Spain prosecutors to file rebellion charges against Catalan leader by spokesman
Extraordinary cabinet meeting on Article 155 to suspend home rule in Catalonia now taking place. Chaired by Spain Rajoy.3 week ago
Extraordinary cabinet meeting on Article 155 to suspend home rule in Catalonia now taking place. Chaired by Spain Rajoy.
3 week ago
The UK will not recognise the Catalan parliament's decision to declare independence from Spain, Downing Street says.
3 week ago
Czech Republic still views Catalonia as part of Spain - Czech MFA said
3 week ago
UK PM's spokesman: Government wants to see "the rule of law upheld, the Spanish Constitution respected, and Spanish unity preserved"
3 week ago
The UK Prime Minister's spokesman says the UK will not recognise the "illegal" declaration of independence by the Catalan parliament
Article 155 measures and Senate approval already published in Spain's official gazette (BOE).3 week ago
Article 155 measures and Senate approval already published in Spain's official gazette (BOE).
3 week ago
President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker has warned of "more cracks" in the European Union amid Catalan independence crisis
3 week ago
Spain's constitutional court starts proceedings against Catalonia's declaration of independence
3 week ago
Catalan-born former French PM Valls: "We can't accept Catalan independentists' forceful move [] We stand with the Spanish government."
Catalonia: German government spokesman says Berlin 3 week ago
Catalonia: German government spokesman says Berlin "does not recognize the unilateral declaration of independence by the regional parliament."
3 week ago
Puigdemont: "Catalonia is and will be a land of freedom at the service of people, in hardship and in celebration, now more than ever."
3 week ago
US calls Catalonia `integral part of Spain,' says it supports Spanish efforts to keep nation `strong and united'
3 week ago
Georgia fully supports the sovereignty and territorial integrity of the Kingdom of Spain and stands in solidarity with the Spanish Government.
State Dept denounces Catalan independence vote: 3 week ago
State Dept denounces Catalan independence vote: "The US supports" Madrid's "constitutional measures to keep Spain strong and united."
3 week ago
Catalan independence declaration changes nothing for EU, says Tusk
3 week ago
Carles Puigdemont: As you know, Catalans always favour the force of arguments. peace democracy dialogue
3 week ago
Tusk urges Spain, Catalans to favor force of argument over argument of force
3 week ago
The Spanish Parliament votes for the direct rule of Catalonia
3 week ago
Spain's cabinet to hold emergency meeting at 7 p.m. after Catalan parliament votes to declare independence
3 week ago
The complaint for rebellion will be presented imminently
Reaction in the street, outside the Parlament, to the unilateral declaration of independence3 week ago
Reaction in the street, outside the Parlament, to the unilateral declaration of independence
3 week ago
European Commission declines comment after Catalan parliament declares independence from Spain
3 week ago
Reuters: Spanish Prime Minister calls for calm and says the rule of law will return to Catalonia
3 week ago
Spain's prime minister Mariano Rajoy has called for calm and he says the rule of law will be restored in Catalonia
3 week ago
Thousands of independence supporters in Barcelona cheer after vote
3 week ago
Helicopters overhead outside Catalan parliament
3 week ago
Main opposition lawmakers boycotted vote to declare Catalan independence from Spain
3 week ago
"We hereby constitute the Catalan Republic as an independent, sovereign, legal, democratic, socially-conscious state", says the Catalonia parliament declaration
3 week ago
Catalonia parliament declared independence from Spain with 70 votes in favor
3 week ago
The Spanish Senate gives green light to the implementation of Article 155
Catalonia: The counting of the votes begins.3 week ago
Catalonia: The counting of the votes begins.
3 week ago
Speaker Forcadell votes, count to begin.
Puigdemont votes at Catalan Parliament3 week ago
Puigdemont votes at Catalan Parliament
The authorization of the Senate for 155 will be published today in the BOE before the Council of Ministers3 week ago
The authorization of the Senate for 155 will be published today in the BOE before the Council of Ministers
Catalonia Parliament: Voting continues at the moment3 week ago
Catalonia Parliament: Voting continues at the moment
Catalonia: Several deputies are showing their NO vote3 week ago
Catalonia: Several deputies are showing their NO vote
Before the vote Forcadell has read the text: 3 week ago
Before the vote Forcadell has read the text: "We constitute the Catalan republic as an independent State"
The beginning of voting. Key moment in the Catalan Parliament3 week ago
The beginning of voting. Key moment in the Catalan Parliament
3 week ago
Speaker Forcadell now reading out resolution declaring independence from Spain before secret vote.
3 week ago
JxSi proposes to vote the independence with secret ballot.
Opposition MPs leaving the chamber in Catalan Parliament.3 week ago
Opposition MPs leaving the chamber in Catalan Parliament.
Representatives of PSC, C's and PP parties leave the plenary as believe that vote is illegal3 week ago
Representatives of PSC, C's and PP parties leave the plenary as believe that vote is illegal
Alejandro Fernández dismantling Puigdemont: Is there someone apart from you and Nicolás Maduro who is not fascist?3 week ago
Alejandro Fernández dismantling Puigdemont: Is there someone apart from you and Nicolás Maduro who is not fascist?
3 week ago
Catalan Parliament now voting on other resolutions from this morning.
Carles Riera (CUP): We can not do anything but proclaim the independence of Catalonia3 week ago
Carles Riera (CUP): We can not do anything but proclaim the independence of Catalonia
The tractors return to Barcelona and gathered near the Parlament3 week ago
The tractors return to Barcelona and gathered near the Parlament
3 week ago
Catalan parliament opens session, independence motion on table
Pro-independence protesters rally in Barcelona as the Spanish Senate votes on invoking Article 1553 week ago
Pro-independence protesters rally in Barcelona as the Spanish Senate votes on invoking Article 155
3 week ago
Carrizosa (Ciudadanos) says "today is a sad, dramatic day for Catalonia […] a coup against our democracy".
3 week ago
Ciudadanos spokesman says independence resolution tabled by separatists is "absolutely undemocratic".
3 week ago
Puigdemont leaves his office accompanied by his wife and enters the chamber
3 week ago
Pro-independence mayors chant "Independence" inside Catalan Parliament auditorium
3 week ago
The PSOE withdraws the proposal that Madrid does not apply the 155 if there are elections
3 week ago
Arrimadas says Ciudadanos will not take part in independence resolution vote either. So that's PP, PSC, Ciudadanos not taking part.
3 week ago
Catalan Parliament confirms independence session pushed back to 12:30 p.m.
The plenary of the Catalan Parlament is delayed. Puigdemont leaves the Chamber3 week ago
The plenary of the Catalan Parlament is delayed. Puigdemont leaves the Chamber
3 week ago
Rajoy and Moragas just left the Senate session unexpectedly.
The PP announces that it will not participate in the vote of the Plenum of the Catalan Parliament3 week ago
The PP announces that it will not participate in the vote of the Plenum of the Catalan Parliament
3 week ago
Separatist parties register motion to declare independence of Catalonia in regional Parliament
First pages are a copy of October 10 document signed by Puigdemont.3 week ago
First pages are a copy of October 10 document signed by Puigdemont.
3 week ago
Puigdemont leaves the Palau de la Generalitat
3 week ago
Police in Barcelona closing off all roads around parliament park, as regional chamber gets ready to restart its Article 155 debate.
3 week ago
Catalan govt announced earlier that Puigdemont will take part in today's session in the regional parliament, after not doing so yesterday.
3 week ago
Spain PM asks Senate for go-ahead to depose Catalan leader.
3 week ago
Spanish senators meet to approve Catalonia takeover
Ovation to Mariano Rajoy on arrival at the Senate Plenary3 week ago
Ovation to Mariano Rajoy on arrival at the Senate Plenary
3 week ago
Spain Senate to start meeting on article 155 at 10am
The Catalan Parliament could declare independence on a unilateral basis today3 week ago
The Catalan Parliament could declare independence on a unilateral basis today
3 week ago
ANC approves to repeat regional elections in Zulia State in December.
3 week ago
The Senate accepts the gradual application of 155 proposed by the PSOE in the Senate committee
3 week ago
Rajoy will attend the Senate tomorrow
4 week ago
King Felipe Cancels Attendance At Awards Dinner To Stay In Palace Due To Unfolding Situation In Catalonia
4 week ago
"About 200" people outside Parliament park in central Barcelona as chamber debates Article 155