The former head of the government of Catalonia Carles Putteman, removed from the post of Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy flew to Belgium, where he, according to media reports, was offered political asylum.
Earlier it was reported that the General Prosecutor of Spain, Jose Manuel Mas, has announced his intention to press charges, in particular sedition, Catalan politicians involved in the referendum and the proclamation of the independence of Catalonia.
We will remind, on Friday, October 27, the Catalan Parliament adopted a resolution on the independence of the region. Immediately after the Spanish Senate approved the application of the 155th article of the Constitution of Spain, which allows you to enter the direct control of the Spanish government in Catalonia.
Mariano Rajoy also announced the dissolution of the Catalan Parliament and call new elections in the autonomy on December 21.