Spanish police crackdown
Barcelona | 06/11/2019
The Catalan government is considering an appeal with the Constitutional Court
Barcelona | 24/09/2019
The Spanish State has taken another step to question the peaceful, democratic nature of Catalonia’s independence movement
China doesn’t mind the images of the clampdown getting out: it doesn’t even attempt to conceal them
Spain’s Interior Ministry used secret funds to pay informants within Catalan police force ahead of independence vote
Barcelona | 30/07/2019
El Mundo also reports that the PP administration spent €40k to monitor Catalan police officers
The crackdown aims to elicit a violent response in order to justify further repression
Barcelona | 20/11/2018
The police officers declared that they had never seen such a "violent, aggressive and hostile mob" which "insulted" them with shouts such as "we will vote" and "we’re peaceful people"
Author | 16/11/2018
A police officer justifies his actions on 1-O: ”there are no guidelines for the use of truncheons"
Barcelona | 25/10/2017
The two youngsters who were arrested after Saturday’s demonstration deny assaulting any officer