The authorities of the Spanish Autonomous community of Catalonia introduced fines for drinking alcohol in companies in the streets from 3 thousand to 15 thousand euros as a measure to combat the spread of coronavirus, said the official representative of the regional government of Maricel Budo.
According to her, "for reasons of health of the population will not be able to drink alcoholic beverages in public places". The decision about the specific penalties will be taken by the city hall. "The mayor assigned the task of tracking and monitoring this injunction and the imposition of sanctions. Failure to comply will be considered a serious violation and will require approval from 3 001 to 15 000 Euro", - the politician said to journalists.
Clashes between supporters of the independence of the Spanish Autonomous community of Catalonia, and law enforcement took place not far from the monastery of Poblet, who on Monday visited the king of Spain Felipe VI and Queen Letizia.
In the morning, supporters of independence gathered in the municipality of rural Masia font de Francoli, located three kilometers from the monastery, and headed to the colony under the slogan "in Catalonia there is no king."
Legal authorities of Catalonia, in accordance with the decree of the President of the Catalan government of Kim Terry, will consider the possibility of filing a lawsuit against the former head of Spain's king Juan Carlos in connection with allegations of possible corruption, the press service of the President of Generalitat.
"The President of Generalitat Kim Torr in relation to last weeks news about the former king has ordered the consideration of filing a lawsuit against Juan Carlos de borbón, Corinna Sayn-Wittgenstein-Sayn and all those who in one form or another, participated, helped, contributed to the corrupt actions or covered these actions, which, presumably, were involved the former head of the Spanish state and his entourage," - said in a statement.
The head of the Catalan Generalitat Kim Torr have to testify in court July 29 on new charges of insubordination, according to the Supreme court of Catalonia.
"The judge of the chamber of civil and criminal cases called the Chairman of the government of Kim Torr to July 29 to testify as a suspect in connection with a crime of disobedience", - is spoken in the message of the court.
The court upheld the decision of the Catalan Generalitat on the introduction of quarantine in several municipalities of the Comarca Segre, located in the Spanish Autonomous community Catalonia, he had previously opposed this decision.
The Catalan government over the weekend said that introduces a strict quarantine in part of the Comarca Segre, including the city of Lleida, where the epidemiological situation has worsened: the residents wanted to forbid to leave their homes except in cases of urgent need, all the shops (except for food), shops, sports centers and so on will be closed, restaurants and bars can sell food only with home delivery. However, this decision of the court appealed against the Prosecutor's office and the investigative court of Lleida refused to confirm its legitimacy, because, in his opinion, local outbreaks of infections "under control", and similar restrictive measures can only take the government of Spain. On Monday, the head of the Catalan Generalitat Kim Torre said that the quarantine will be imposed in spite of the court decision. The Spanish government supported the actions of the Catalan authorities, Recalling that at this stage of the decision on sanitary measures governments of the Autonomous communities.
The Spanish government supports the decision of Generalitat of Catalonia on the introduction of strict quarantine on the territory of the region where you live 160 thousand people, despite the court decision.
The Catalan government decided on the introduction of strict quarantine in part of the Comarca Segre, including the city of Lleida: the inhabitants are forbidden to leave their homes except in cases of urgent need, all the shops (except for food), shops, sports centers and so on are closed, restaurants and bars can sell food only with home delivery. However, this decision of the court appealed against the Prosecutor's office and investigative Lleida, the court refused to confirm the legality of the introduction of stringent quarantine because, in his opinion, local outbreaks of infections "under control", and similar restrictive measures can only take the government of Spain. On Monday, the head of the Catalan Generalitat Kim Torre said that the quarantine imposed in spite of the court decision.
The authorities of the Spanish Autonomous community of Catalonia made the decision about the introduction of strict quarantine in the city of Lleida and the seven municipalities of the province (Comarca Segre), officials said.
About 150 thousand of 430 thousand inhabitants of the region will not be allowed to leave their homes except in cases of urgent need (to go for food, to hospitals, to the needy in the care of relatives or to commute to work). It is expected that the measure will last 15 days.
The authorities of the Spanish Autonomous community of Catalonia has decided to limit entry and exit from the area Segria, where an increase in the number of cases of infection with coronavirus, said the head of the Catalan Generalitat Kim Torr.
The area is home to about 209 thousand people.