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It’s true, 26 Nigerian women found dead on Mediterranean – FG

The federal government said it had received reliable report from its mission in Rome concerning the 26 suspected Nigerian migrants whose bodies were discovered in the Mediterranean on Sunday. A statement from the Federal Ministry of Foreign Affairs signed by the spokesperson, Tope Elias-Fatile, on Wednesday said the federal government …

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Belgium studying Spanish warrant for ex-Catalan leader

Belgium studying Spanish warrant for ex-Catalan leader

BRUSSELS (AP) – Belgian state prosecutors on Sunday were examining international arrest warrants issued by Spain for the ousted leader of Catalonia and other members of his disbanded Cabinet. Carles Puigdemont and four of his ex-ministers fled to Belgium this past week after being removed from power by Spanish authorities …

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Spain´s Supreme Court investigating ousted Catalan politicians

Spain’s Supreme Court will investigate six ex-members of the governing body of the now-dissolved Catalan parliament for possible charges of rebellion, sedition and embezzlement following the parliament’s declaration of independence last week. The six include ex-speaker of the parliament Carme Forcadell, one of the leading activists of Catalonia’s pro-independence movement …

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Catalans go back to work after Spain takes charge

Catalans go back to work after Spain takes charge

Catalonia’s civil servants face their first full working week since Spain’s central government overturned a declaration of independence by firing the region’s elected leaders. All eyes will be on whether the transfer of power will be smooth or face opposition, which could deepen a month-long political crisis. There was no …

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