epa06624954 Catalonian riot police and protesters clash during a protest at the regional Government headquarters in Barcelona, northern Spain, 23 March 2018, after a High Court's judge investigating the Catalan independence process in Catalonia Pablo Llarena announced temporary imprisonment against Catalan Party Junts per Catalunya (JxCat)'s candidate to Catalan Presidency Jordi Turull, former Catalan Parliament's Speaker Carme Forcadell, ERC party's Member in Parliament Marta Rovira and Catalan former ministers Raul Romeva, Josep Rull, and Dolors Bassa, accused of different charges like rebellion, sedition and misappropriation, a day after candidate to the Presidency Jordi Turull could not be sworn in for lack of political support. EPA-EFE/ENRIC FONTCUBERTA

‘They can’t put us all in prison’: violent protests erupt in Catalonia after arrest of separatist leaders

Spain’s Supreme Court also issued international warrants for six other figures who have fled abroad, including former regional president Carles Puigdemont

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epa06624954 Catalonian riot police and protesters clash during a protest at the regional Government headquarters in Barcelona, northern Spain, 23 March 2018, after a High Court's judge investigating the Catalan independence process in Catalonia Pablo Llarena announced temporary imprisonment against Catalan Party Junts per Catalunya (JxCat)'s candidate to Catalan Presidency Jordi Turull, former Catalan Parliament's Speaker Carme Forcadell, ERC party's Member in Parliament Marta Rovira and Catalan former ministers Raul Romeva, Josep Rull, and Dolors Bassa, accused of different charges like rebellion, sedition and misappropriation, a day after candidate to the Presidency Jordi Turull could not be sworn in for lack of political support. EPA-EFE/ENRIC FONTCUBERTA
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