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Catalan independence rally in Barcelona

Thousands of people have attended a protest rally in Barcelona to show their support for an independence referendum in Catalonia. Catalonia's pro-independence government is planning to hold a referendum on independence on 1 October, despite Spain deeming it illegal.

Kamla: Build the Integrity Commission

OPPOSITION Leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar flatly rejected Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley�s disparagement of the Integrity Commission and said that conversely the anti-corruption watchdog should be strengthened. This as she gave an account to the media of a meeting she held with ...

SPAIN: Thousands Rally in Barcelona in Support of Catalonia’s Independence Referendum June 11

Thousands of people took to the streets of Barcelona to voice their support for Catalonia?s independence during a rally on June 11. Among the protesters was Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola, who called for Catalans to vote in the October 1 referendum, El Pais reported. Catal...

‘Gibraltar not for sale’, declares Britain’s Boris Johnson

British foreign minister Boris Johnson on Sunday stressed that Gibraltar “will not be bargained away” during Brexit negotiations after the EU said Spain should have a say on whether any post-Brexit deal applies to “the Rock”. “Gibraltar is not for sale. Gibraltar cannot...

'Gibraltar is not going to be a political pawn in Brexit'

The chief minister of Gibraltar has said the territory will not be used as a 'political pawn in Brexit' and will remain 'entirely British' when the UK leaves the EU. Fabian Picardo, 45, was spea...

Britain will remain 'implacable' in support for Gibraltar, says Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson

LONDON (REUTERS) - British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has said Britain would remain "implacable and rock-like" in its support for Gibraltar after the European Union offered Spain a right of ...

Atletico Madrid's Hernandez leaves court after allegedly assaulting girlfriend

Lucas Hernandez, the Atletico Madrid defender, was in court on Monday after being arrested for allegedly assaulting his girlfriend last week. Hernandez and girlfriend Amelia Llorente were both s...

People Really Don’t Trust France and Italy, New Survey Says

France and Italy are the countries least trusted by their people, as just 28% of French and Italian citizens have faith in their nation’s system, according to new research by public relations f...

Assange questioned over Sweden rape allegations

He denies the allegation that he raped a Swedish woman in 2010. Swedish prosecutor Ingrid Isgren listened as an Ecuadorean prosecutor put the questions to Mr Assange. He took refuge in the emba...

Gibraltar chief minister warns Brexit could lead to joint sovereignty with Spain

Gibraltar’s chief minister has warned that the British enclave's sovereignty might be at risk if the UK votes to leave the European Union next month. Fabian Picardo said the territory would co...

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