For decades, Belgium has quietly offered an escape for activists considered enemies of the Spanish state. Here's how.
“Self-determination is synonymous with peace and not war.”
“This political persecution has to end it is as it is driven by completely false narrative”
Carles Puigdemont faces up to 30 years in prison if convicted.
The founder of WikiLeaks has been offline for a few hours after Ecuador suspended his internet access.
The German court has up to 60 days to determine whether to extradite Puigdemont to Spain.
He's nominated a jailed activist to replace him
“We are going to make sure that he can’t even enter in the trunk of a car.”
The announcement came as Spanish prosecutors sought to reactivate a European arrest warrant for Carles Puigdemont.
The former president is facing criminal charges of rebellion and sedition sought by Spain’s chief prosecutor.
Photographer Felipe Carnotto was there to document it.