German police arrest ex-Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont on Danish border 

Carles Puigdemont, Catalonia

German police today captured Catalonia’s formerpresident Carles Puigdemont as he traversed via auto from Denmark.Puigdemont “was captured today at 11:19 am by Schleswig-Holstein’s interstate watch drive,” aGerman police representative told AFP, including that the confinement depended on an European warrant.

“He is presently in police care”, included thespokesman.Puigdemont’s gathering representative Anna Grabalosaalso independently affirmed that he was confined on landing in Germany from Denmark.

“It occurred as he crossed the Danish-German fringe. He was dealt with well and every one of his legal advisors are there. That is everything I can state,” she said. Puigdemont is needed by Spain on charges of “defiance” and “dissidence”, over his freedom offer for Catalan.

He had been going to Finland since Thursday, yet slipped out of the Nordic nation before Finnish police could keep him. Puigdemont’s legal counselor Jaume Alonso-Cuevillas, said on Twitter that Puigdemont was grabbed byGerman police as he was heading out back to Belgium where he has been living in purposeful outcast…Read More

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