Russia hits out at EU - Catalonia shows the TRUE European Union and its double standards
Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy has imposed direct rule over the wealthy Catalan region after dissolving its regional parliament following a controversial referendum.
EU officials have always maintained the secession crisis is a domestic matter for Spain, and European bosses rejected pleas by now-ousted leader Carles Puigdemont for help in mediating secession talks with Madrid.
More than 1,000 Catalans were reportedly injured on October 1 as Spanish national police tried to close polling stations and seize ballot boxes.
And now Russia has hit back at Brussels MEPs for their double... read more
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