Print Edition - 2018-07-29  |  World News Digest

Deposed Catalan leader back in Belgium

- AGENCIES, BRUSSELS

Jul 29, 2018-

Catalonia’s deposed president Carles Puigdemont vowed on Saturday to “defend the just cause of the Catalan people” as he returned to Belgium. Four months after he was detained in Germany at Madrid’s request, Puigdemont was able to travel to Belgium after a Spanish court droppped a European arrest warrant for him. “This is not the end of my journey. I will travel to the last corner of our continent to defend the just cause of the Catalan people,” he said at the offices of Catalonia’s delegation in Brussels.

Published: 29-07-2018 08:46

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