Category: Nation & World

News Analysis: In Catalonia Crisis, Shared Blame for ‘a Difficult and Undesirable Situation’

“You need mistakes on both sides to get entangled in such a difficult and undesirable situation,” said Pablo Simón, a politics professor at the Carlos III University in Madrid. Catalan separatists have been flouting Spain’s Constitution, he argued, but “the central government could have searched for political dialogue and really reached out to the more…