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Is the dream of independence for Catalonia over?

2 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera   |   2 articles

Violent protests follow long jail sentences given to Catalan leaders behind 2017 secession referendum.
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Catalans Protest After Nine Jailed For Role In 2017 Independence Referendum

2 hours ago   |   Newsweek   |   2 articles

Protests have reached the second day after Catalan politicians and activists received between nine and 13 years for sedition and misuse of public funds related to the 2017...
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10 things you need to know before the opening bell

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

12 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Here is what you need to know. 1. WeWork is reportedly favoring JPMorgan over SoftBank to bail out the buckling real-estate firm. JPMorgan Chase's refinancing package would be...
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Jailed Catalan separatist leader says new referendum inevitable

13 hours ago   |   National Post

BARCELONA - The jailing of Catalan separatists for their role in a failed secession bid will only galvanize the region's independence movement and another referendum is...
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Boris Johnson is getting close to winning a majority for a Brexit deal

Boris Johnson is getting close to winning a majority for a Brexit deal

15 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Johnson is inching towards securing the numbers he needs in parliament to force through his Brexit deal. The UK is engaged in intense negotiations to secure a deal which...
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Catalan Separatist Leaders Sentenced To 9-13 Years Prison Over Independence Referendum In 2017

16 hours ago   |   Forbes

The Spanish Supreme Court has found 9 out of 12 Catalan separatist leaders guilty of sedition and misusing of public funds for organizing the independence referendum in October...
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Fierce clashes between Catalan pro-independence protesters & police as angry crowds march on Barcelona airport

Fierce clashes between Catalan pro-independence protesters & police as angry crowds march on Barcelona airport

1 day ago   |   RT

Barcelona's El Prat airport has seen some brutal fighting as police in riot gear faced off with huge crowds of Catalans, angered by the lengthy prison sentences handed to the...
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Protests erupt in Barcelona as people vent off anger at harsh sentences to Catalan referendum organizers

Protests erupt in Barcelona as people vent off anger at harsh sentences to Catalan referendum organizers

1 day ago   |   RT

People are gathering in the streets of Catalan capital Barcelona to protest the sentences of nine people to lengthy jail terms for organizing the 2017 independence...
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Spain's Supreme Court Convicts Catalan Leaders for a 2017 Secession Attempt

1 day ago   |   Time   |   3 articles

Spain's Supreme Court on Monday convicted 12 former Catalan politicians and activists for their roles in a secession bid in 2017, a ruling likely to inflame independence...
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Spain readies for landmark ruling on Catalan independence trial

2 days ago   |   National Post

MADRID - Spain's Supreme Court is expected to announce on Monday its highly-anticipated verdict in the trial of 12 Catalan separatist leaders over their role in the region's...
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