News of the day

15 February, 2019 12:00 AM printer

News of the day

Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez will announce today (Friday) whether he calls an early general election, the government said, after right-wing and Catalan separatist lawmakers rejected his draft 2019 budget. The socialist premier, who came to power in June thanks in part to parliamentary support from 17 Catalan lawmakers, was depending on their votes to push through his first budget.


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