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The decision of the Supreme Court to improve its position and now to review the pardon for the leaders of the government process Doesn’t cause concern within the executive, at least for now. They understand what the High Court has done to legitimize the decisions of PP, CS, Vox and Catalan Civic Coexistence To appeal to provide the measure of grace, but it does not enter into the essence of the judgment. They speak of the “legality of action” and defend both the “validity” and “usefulness” of forgiveness.
in the team of moncloa They do not show the slightest doubt about granting clemency. Pedro Sanchez is “convinced” about his decision and it has proven to be correct over time. “Government defends the validity of all its actions. In the case of pardon, not only legitimacy, but utility for coexistence and for the recovery of mediocrity Catalonia“, minutes after learning of the Supreme Court’s decision has exposed government spokesman Isabel Rodriguez.
already on June 22, 2021, the day council of ministers Approved the clemency measures, Pedro Sánchez justified them on grounds of public utility, in particular “the need to restore coexistence and harmony within Catalan society and throughout Spanish society”.
For the government, a sign of this need for pardons, they explain, is that the situation in Catalonia in 2017 or 2019 has nothing to do with the present. “It cannot be denied that today’s political situation has nothing to do with 2017 or 2019. Normalcy has been restored due to dialogue. The government is very satisfied with it, because of the biggest problems of this country. One of it used to be. And it’s not now”, Rodriguez deepened after the Council of Ministers’ celebration.
This “mode of dialogue” included the restoration of the dialogue table between the government and the Generalitat. It resumed in September 2021, but there are no more meetings. ERC is now pushing for an appointment between Peter Aragons You Pedro Sanchez Because of the crisis over spying on 18 pro-independence leaders, including Aragon, CNI, A meeting which can also be a dialogue table. Be that as it may, there is no set date yet, despite the fact that Sanchez promised to meet with Aragon.
He alleged in La Moncloa that he was looking at the agenda to try to strike a balance, but that day is about to close. Election campaign will start in just a week Andaluca, A meeting of this magnitude could interfere with it, arguing right-wing structures. In it PSOE There are areas that are reluctant to meet before or during the campaign itself, so as to avoid wear and tear. But in La Moncloa they don’t close that door. It may or may not be, but they do not see that the Andalusian campaign is a prerequisite. It must be remembered that the ERC is a key participant in the governance of Sanchez.
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