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A ‘Slovenian’ solution for Catalan independence?

Ramón Tremosa, a member of the European Parliament for the pro-independence Catalan European Democratic Party, proposes that the Catalan regional government declare independence but postpone its effective date, on the model of Slovenia. Slovenia voted for independence from Yugoslavia in December 1990 but did not officially declare independence until June 1991 as the country broke […]