As things continue to escalate in Catalonia, Spain, as the days for the planned October 1 referendum on Catalan independence approach. The referendum itself has been declared illegal by Spain’s Constitutional Court.
So even if the Spanish Government has opted for police and judges to stop the referendum for happening, the EU remains cautious to step into the situation, as the European Commission chief spokesperson Margaritis Schinas remains to what he said last week: “We are attached to the res...

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