Tag Archive for catalonia

What a Bloody Mess!

SPN Riot Police

There is no doubt about it; the Catalan independence movement won the PR war yesterday, thanks to scenes of riot police laying into people trying to vote.

Guardia Civil Move In

SPN Tweety Pie & Daffy Duck Boat

Owing to the fact that the Catalán Regional Police have failed to act, the Guardia Civil and Policía Nacional have moved in to evict voters and voting officials from the occupied schools.

Jihad Suspects Arrested

SPN Jihadist Arrest

The Catalonian regional police, Los Mossos d’Esquadra, launched an anti-jihadist operation in Barcelona at 04.30h on Tuesday the 18th resulting in twelve house searches and several arrests.

Determined Driver

The Catalan regional police, Los Mossos d’Esquadra, arrested a 26-old woman after drink-driving down the AP-7 in Gerona minus a front wheel.

Bogus Policemen Alert

When you’re a tourist in a foreign country, you tend to cooperate unquestionably with the local police forces; no matter what language their speaking – however, you can come unstuck this way.

Scotland & Catalonia

So, what does the Scotland ‘No’ vote mean for Catalonia? Well, in truth, not an awful lot really, but it has made the public in Catalonia (and many other countries worldwide) sit up and take notice. Particularly the ‘turnout’ figures.