Spain: Government announces it will trigger Article 155 to restore legality in Catalonia

Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy will hold a special Cabinet meeting on Saturday to trigger Article 155 to establish direct rule over Catalonia, government spokesperson Inigo Mendez de Vigo announced in Madrid, Thursday. “The government of Spain has acknowledged this morning the refusal of Catalan President to answer a request extended to him on October 11,” the spokesperson said and added... Еще “it is the government's view that its request was not answered and therefore it will continue with the deliberations foreseen under Article 155 of the Constitution with a view to restoring the rule of law in Catalonia.” He said that PM Rajoy had called for a Cabinet meeting next Saturday, October 21, in order to approve measures “with the goal of protecting the interests of the Spanish, among them the citizens of Catalonia, all citizens of Catalonia, and restore the constitutional order in the autonomous region.”

Самое интересное

Новости партнеров

ТемыВсе темы