After the failed referendum, the Catalan Parliament voted to break away while the Spanish government took control of the regional authorities sacking the PM, dissolving Parliament and calling new elections
Today, the European Committee presented a proposal for binding quotas to allow for a fairer distribution of asylum seekers across Europe. Moreover, private initiatives to assist asylum seekers are popping up everywhere
Some governments call for other governments to cease committing atrocities, the likes of which they also commit themselves. But does that hypocrisy affect the message they are sending?