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Aragonès and Puigdemont warn from Waterloo: "Pardons are not the solution to the conflict"
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Aragonès and Puigdemont warn from Waterloo: "Pardons are not the solution to the conflict"

The president of the Generalitat, Pere Aragonès, and the 'former president' Carles Puigdemont have warned this Friday after meeting in Waterloo that the eventual pardons to the imprisoned independence leaders "are not the solution to the Catalan political conflict. In this sense, Aragonès has once again claimed amnesty and the right to self-determination To solve the problem. The president of the Government has pointed out that "with pardons the repression is not solved" and that shows of this is that the meeting between the two has had to be held in Belgium, instead of being held "normally" in the Palau de la Generalitat. For its part, Puigdemont has affirmed that "the State is doomed to make...
Pedro Sánchez announces the end of outdoor masks from June 26
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Pedro Sánchez announces the end of outdoor masks from June 26

Pedro Snchez, during his intervention in Barcelona.Surprise announcement. If until now the Government had the lead in announcing the arrival of vaccines, now it also does so in that of the progressive disappearance of masks. Pedro Snchez, immersed in an intense Catalan agenda in the run-up to the granting of pardons -which are expected for Tuesday 22- has announced that from next Saturday, June 26, masks will not be necessary in outdoor spaces."We are going to propose to Spanish society that the mask is not mandatory in free spaces as of next Saturday, June 26," was the announcement of the Chief Executive during his speech at the annual meeting of the Circle of Economics in Barcelona. The government's decision comes after up to 10 communities asked the Executive to move towards this sce...
The Catalan ‘establishment’ spurs the pardons of Pedro Sánchez and puts pressure on Pablo Casado: "You have to understand more Catalonia"
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The Catalan ‘establishment’ spurs the pardons of Pedro Sánchez and puts pressure on Pablo Casado: "You have to understand more Catalonia"

Updated Thursday, June 17, 2021 - 22:46The Catalan economic power has decided that it is necessary to give pardons a chance and yesterday exerted pressure on Barcelona on the president of the Popular Party, Pablo Casado, both in public and in private.The leader of the opposition had lunch in private Become Premium from € 1 the first month Take advantage of this limited-time offer and access all web content I want it (function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(d.getElementById(id))return;js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src="https://connect.facebook.net/es_ES/sdk.js#xfbml=1&version=v2.8&appId=279395918757488&status=true&cookie=true";fjs.parentNode.insertBefore...
From the augury on the plane to Lisbon to the ‘made in China’ offer: exploits and excesses of Sergio Ramos
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From the augury on the plane to Lisbon to the ‘made in China’ offer: exploits and excesses of Sergio Ramos

JAIME RODRGUEZ Madrid Updated Thursday, June 17, 2021 - 20:18Reactions "The greatest legend in the history of Real Madrid is leaving" The farewell. "The renewal offer had an expiration date and I didn't know it." Sergio Ramos is leaving, a huge figure in the history of a huge club. Able, alone, to confess, between pride and extreme sincerity, a self-expulsion in a Champions League match and to save the institution from chaos with his head. Become Premium from € 1 the first month Take advantage of this limited-time offer and access all web content I want it Are you already Premium? Log in (function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(d.getElementById(id))return...
Tragedy in a Barcelona workshop: a firefighter dies suffocating a fire and three others are injured
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Tragedy in a Barcelona workshop: a firefighter dies suffocating a fire and three others are injured

A firefighter from the Generalitat has died, and three other colleagues from the body have been injured, while they were extinguishing a fire that affected a mechanical workshop in the Barcelona town of Vilanova i la Geltrú. According to the first information, the 30-year-old firefighter, coming from the 2019 class, would have received a heat stroke from which he has not been able to escape. The other three have been able to leave the place and be treated by the Servei d'Emergències Mèdiques (SEM). Of these three, two have been transferred to a hospital and the third has been discharged from the scene. The Minister of the Interior, Joan Ignasi Elena, has come to Vilanova to inquire about what ...
Pablo Casado supports the expansion of the El Prat airport and a Hermitage museum in Barcelona
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Pablo Casado supports the expansion of the El Prat airport and a Hermitage museum in Barcelona

Meeting of the Circle of Economics The president of the PP believes that the solution to "paralysis and confrontation" in Catalonia passes through "an economic shock plan"The president of the PP, Pablo Casado.PEDRO SALADOAraba PressPablo Casado He wanted to recover the speech that passed throughout Catalonia in a long electoral campaign in which he visited the autonomous community weekly for four months until the appointment with the polls on February 14. So, the president of the PP He focused his messages on economic reactivation rather than on purely economic issues. procs. Today, in his speech on the second day of the Meeting of the Circle of Economics, el lder popular has stated that the exit "from the dynamics of paralysis, confrontation and loss of competitiveness" that exists in...
Barcelona defends building a satellite terminal at the airport without expanding its perimeter
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Barcelona defends building a satellite terminal at the airport without expanding its perimeter

"A hybrid solution". That is what is defended by a report that the City Council of the Catalan capital commissioned the Barcelona Regional municipal agency to to ensure the "environmental fit" of the El Prat airport, given Aena's proposal to expand it. Mayor Janet Sanz announced this Thursday the study, which is committed to build a satellite terminal without increasing the current airport perimeter, not to lengthen the third runway and to improve the connection between the airports of Barcelona and Girona by means of the high-speed train, which should also serve to eliminate short-duration flights.Sanz has pointed out that the report shows that "There are better alternatives than the one Aena...
Casado maintains his categorical rejection of pardons: "You cannot accept a stroke of legality"
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Casado maintains his categorical rejection of pardons: "You cannot accept a stroke of legality"

The president of the PP, Pablo Casado, has maintained this Thursday in Barcelona its rejection blunt to pardons of the independence leaders because he does not believe that this is the way to concord and has warned that this decision will bring "more frustration" in the future.Married has been ratified in his opposition to pardons in his intervention in the XXXVI meeting of the Cercle d'Economy after the heads of this business lobby have defended the approval of this measure of grace to facilitate concord between Catalonia and the rest of Spain.Faced with this position, the PP leader has defended his and stressed that, from the sincerity, he will maintain it both in Madrid and in the rest of Sp...
More than half Spain on alert for strong storms and heavy rain
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More than half Spain on alert for strong storms and heavy rain

There is an orange warning (significant risk) for rains and storms in Aragn, Catalonia, Navarra and Pas Vasco, while in Asturias, Cantabria, the two Castiles, Galicia, Madrid, Murcia, La Rioja and the Valencian Community the warning is yellow (risk ). Several vehicles circulate yesterday under heavy rain in Orense.More than half of the country is on a meteorological alert this Thursday due to the risk of strong storms accompanied by wind and hail and the forecast of intense rains that can accumulate up to 30 liters per square meter and they put 4 autonomous regions on orange notice and another 10 in yellow. [Consulta la previsin del tiempo en tu localidad]The State Meteorological Agency (Aemet) informs on its website that on this day there are orange notice (significant risk) due to rains ...
The ‘mobile DANA’ is primed this Thursday with more than half Spain: alert for strong storms, rain, wind and hail
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The ‘mobile DANA’ is primed this Thursday with more than half Spain: alert for strong storms, rain, wind and hail

The mobile DANA that is affecting Spain It has already wreaked havoc and will continue to do so for hours to come. More than half of the country is on a meteorological alert this Thursday due to the risk of strong storms accompanied by wind and hail and a forecast of intense rains that can accumulate up to 30 liters per square meter and put 4 autonomies on orange notice and yellow to 10 others. The State Meteorological Agency (Aemet) reports on its website that on this day there is an orange warning (significant risk) for rains and storms in Aragon, Catalonia, Navarra and the Basque Country, while in Asturias, Cantabria, the two Castiles, Galicia, Madrid, Murcia, La Rioja and the...