Catalan parliament speaker out on bailed

Catalan parliament speaker out on bailed

(VOVWORLD) - The speaker of the Catalan parliament, Carme Forcadell, and four members of parliament have been released on bail after appearing before Spain’s supreme court to testify about...
Catalan mayors protest in Brussels

Catalan mayors protest in Brussels

(VOVWORLD) - Approximately 200 Catalan mayors gathered in Brussels on Tuesday to lobby for the freedom of ousted Catalan leaders detained in Spain after demanding independence for Catalonia. 
Spain: Catalan parliament dissolved

Spain: Catalan parliament dissolved

(VOVWORLD) - An official said Monday that the Catalan parliament has been formally dissolved and its speaker will be leading a transitional committee of lawmakers until a regional election is held on...
Election to end Catalonia crisis

Election to end Catalonia crisis

(VOVWORLD) - Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy fired Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont and ordered an early regional election on December 21 after the Catalan parliament unilaterally declared independence from Spain....
 Spain threatens to suspend Catalonia's autonomy

Spain threatens to suspend Catalonia's autonomy

(VOVWORLD) - Spanish Deputy Prime Minister Soraya Saenz de Santamaria said on Wednesday that Spain will suspend Catalonia's autonomy unless the region abandons its push for independence. 
 UN Human Rights Council elects 15 new members

UN Human Rights Council elects 15 new members

(VOVWORLD) - The UN General Assembly on Monday elected 15 new members to the Human Rights Council: Afghanistan, Angola, Australia, Chile, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mexico, Nepal, Nigeria, Pakistan, Peru, Qatar, Senegal,...
European language day to be held in Hanoi

European language day to be held in Hanoi

(VOVWORLD) - The 7th European Day of Language themed “Internationalisation: Challenges and Opportunities for Schools in Vietnam” will be reserved place in Hanoi next Saturday