Rajoy: “I’ve dismissed the Catalan government, that’s not been done since WWII”
Hundreds of Catalan public workers gathered in Sant Jaume square, Barcelona, on Tuesday to decry the application of article 155 upon Catalonian institutions.
Mariano Rajoy, the Spanish prime minister, has raised the tone against the independence movement and the Catalan government in an interview this Tuesday with Spanish radio station COPE, in which he appeared proud about the application of article 155 of the Spanish Constitution as an example of his strong decisive action towards the Catalan crisis. The prime minister later doubled down on his robustness in allusion to the words of Carles Puigdemont from Belgium about another “solution” to independence being possible, accusing the Catalan president of admitting the “hoax” of the viability of a separate state. He also called on the constitutional reform commission for all offers for Catalonia.
“Me, scared over Catalonia? I’ve applied [article] 155 and…
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