Catalonia, back to square one
Elections “will act as a balm” said Rajoy. But the independentist’s victory has put them back in charge. Thus the conﬂict enters a new phase.
- Thursday, 01 March 2018
The Catalan conﬂict has dominated the Spanish political agenda since 1 October, the day of the celebrated referendum on independence. But now the issue has morphed into a matter of debate for the particularly sharp legal minds that are facing oﬀ between Madrid and Barcelona.