Demonstration in Barcelona after top Spain court upholds Catalan president’s disqualification | AFP

Demonstrators gather in Barcelona after Spain’s top court upheld a court ruling disqualifying Catalan separatist president Quim Torra from office for disobedience. The ruling by Spain’s Supreme Court means Torra will have to stand down, unleashing a fresh political crisis as Catalonia’s regional government struggles to contain a surge in coronavirus infections in a badly-hit area of Spain.

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