Rivera wrote on his Twitter account: "Trying to destroy a European democracy, ignoring the laws of democracy, shattering our harmonious co-existence and embezzling public funds to do so can't go unpunished, Justice has done its job".
They said "Mr. Puigdemont is now in police custody" and refused to give further details.
Current mayor of Gerona and candidate for the Catalan Government's presidency Carles Puigdemont speaks during an investiture debate for the Catalan Government's presidency, at the Parliament of Catalonia in Barcelona on January 10, 2016.
The crime of rebellion carries a maximum sentence of 30 years' imprisonment, while sedition carries a 15-year penalty.
"They want to bury us but each time they hit us, four new separatists arise". Twelve more face less serious charges like disobedience.
Spain's supreme court announced Friday it would prosecute 13 Catalan separatists for "rebellion" including Puigdemont, for their role in the region's failed bid to break away from Madrid previous year.
Doepper said authorities had been tipped off that Puigdemont would be entering Germany, and multiple German media outlets reported that Spanish intelligence had been used to snare the ardent Catalan nationalist.
He had been visiting Finland since Thursday, but slipped out of the Nordic country before Finnish police could detain him on the warrant issued Friday.
Puigdemont himself had said from Belgium in early March that he was abandoning his bid to return as regional president, even though he had run in December's polls from overseas. That's according to his lawyer.
Puidgemont could take his case to Germany's highest court, which had in 2005 blocked the extradition to Spain on an European Union arrest warrant of a German-Syrian al-Qaeda suspect.
Elsa Artadi, a spokeswoman for Puigdemont's Together for Catalonia party, said that he should fight his extradition to Spain as she argued that he would not get a fair trial in the country.
Hardcore separatists, the radical Committees for the Defence of the Republic (CDR), called a protest against Puigdemont's arrest. Puigdemont was arrested Sunday by German police on an global warrant as he tried to enter the country from Denmark. "The flight of the coup-monger Puigdemont is over", he said in a verified tweet. Trying to destroy a European democracy, bypassing democratic laws, breaking up coexistence or misusing public money can not enjoy impunity. Elections held in the region in December produced a slim majority for the separatist bloc but Puigdemont was unable to return to try to form a government because he faced arrest if he set foot back in Spain.
Trump said the Iran deal, which he is threatening to rip up by a congressional May 12 deadline, was a key item on their agenda. Crown Prince Mohammed spearheaded the invasion of Yemen shortly after being named minister of Defense in 2015.
Senator Antonio Trillanes said Duterte was withdrawing "because he knows that there is no way out for him in the ICC". The withdrawal takes effect one year after the secretary-general receives notification, according to ICC rules.
Explaining the events leading up to the second attack within four hours of the first, Deputy Inspector General of CRPF M. Dinakaran told IANS: "Generally, we never take the same routes after such attacks".
A redrawn congressional map will likely govern congressional elections this year in Pennsylvania after the U.S. The lawmakers said the State Supreme Court had usurped the legislature's role in violation of federal law.
The wider Nifty50 of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) traded lower by 38.45 points or 0.38 per cent at 10,055.80 points. The 30-share index was trading 144.56 points, or 0.44 per cent, higher at 33,067.68 at 1200 hrs.
Also revealed at the panel was a collaboration with Puma to make the RS-0 Sonic trainers, as shown in the trailer below. Sonic Mania is getting an updated version called Sonic Mania Plus on PS4, Xbox One, Switch, and PC this summer .
Jarred by the treatment of former Secretary of State Rex Tillerson , whom the president fired by tweet on Tuesday morning, Mr. McMaster as his National Security Adviser and was actively discussing potential replacements, The Washington Post reported .
Buffalo: The Bulls continue to improve to 25-0 in games where they lead at halftime and are 16-2 when scoring 80 points or more . The Bulldogs ran their record to 32-4 overall after a 17-1 record in the West Coast Conference with the victory.
As for other parts of the offense, Danny Amendola , Dion Lewis and Rex Burkhead also represent the Patriots free agents. He has also played in 16 playoff games, starting each of those postseason contests.
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