Spanish police launch graft probe in Catalan president’s fiefdom

Spanish police launch graft probe in Catalan president’s fiefdom

Spanish police carried out searches on Tuesday across Girona, a fiefdom of Catalonia's pro-separatist president Carles Puigdemont, as part of probe into suspected graft at a local water company, police said.

Spain seizes Catalan referendum posters and summons mayors

Spain seizes Catalan referendum posters and summons mayors

Spanish police on Monday seized more than 100,000 posters promoting a planned independence referendum in Catalonia, while prosecutors summoned mayors who have agreed to help hold the disputed vote.

Spain expels North Korea ambassador over nuclear tests

Spain expels North Korea ambassador over nuclear tests

Spain has ordered North Korea's ambassador to leave the country by September 30th in protest over Pyongyang's nuclear tests, which it has criticised as "a serious threat to peace".