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Former Catalonia police chief goes on trial for rebellion

The former police chief of Catalonia, Josep Lluis Trapero, appears before the judge at the Spanish National High Court in San Fernando de Henares on January 20, 2020. The former police chief of Catalonia went on trial today over his role in the region's failed 2017 independence bid in a move that risks fanning tensions with Catalan separatists. Josep Lluis Trapero, former head of the Mossos d'Esquadra regional police force, is in the dock on charges of rebellion with prosecutors seeking an 11-ye

 

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