A German court ruled on July 12 that fugitive former Catalan President Carles Puigdemont is to be extradited to Spain to face corruption charges stemming from an illegal secession referendum that Puigdemont organised in Catalonia in October 2017.
Spain has charges Puigdemont with sedition as well as corruption, but the scope of the extradition means that the former Catalan president will only stand trial on charges that he misused Spanish tax-payers funds to carry out a referendum that violated...

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