‘Nationalism is POISON’: Juncker hits out at Catalonia independence push
The European Commission President, who favours a federalist EU, said he was against any kind of separatism.
Speaking at the University of Salamanca to an audience including Spanish prime minister Mariano Rajoy, Mr Juncker said countries should work together to avoid weakening Europe.
He said: “Nationalisms are a poison that prevent Europe from working together.
“We cannot stay with our arms crossed because it is time for us to do what needs to be done.
“I say 'no' to any form of separatism that weakens Europe and further widens the existing fissures."
Mr Rajoy thanked the president... read more
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