Verhofstadt in crisis as his Brussels party SPLIT on Catalonia and EU power grab
The European Parliament’s chief Brexit negotiator has become known for his sarcastic and cutting remarks against anyone who disagrees with his stance.
But the self-righteous politician’s outbursts may cause unrest among the 68 MEPs in his European party the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe (ALDE).
The former Belgian prime minister is leader of the group which includes centrist members of the Spanish Citizens Party.
Among their ranks is Ramon Tremosa i Balcells, a fierce supporter of Catalonian independence who has been slammed by fellow liberals.
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