Catalan politics - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Catalan politics


Puigdemont rejects being chosen as next Catalan leader

May 11, 2018 - 10:43 AM

Ousted Catalan president Carles Puigdemont proposes political newcomer Quim Torra as his successor, urging the next regional executive to build an independent country

WHO'S NEXT? Carles Puigdemont proposes Quim Torra as his successor. AFP file photo

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Mar 23, 2018 - 8:22 PM

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Catalan separatist candidate fails to win regional presidency

Mar 23, 2018 - 3:04 PM

Former Catalan government spokesman Jordi Turull obtains 64 votes in favor and 65 against, prolonging the political deadlock in the wealthy Spanish region

CATALONIA. Junts per Catalonia' - JUNTSXCAT (All for Catalonia) member of Catalonia's parliament Jordi Turull (C) gives a speech during a parliament session in Barcelona to vote for the only candidate for the Catalan regional presidency on March 22, 2018. Photo by Lluis Gene/AFP