The Telegraph- Be Very Careful, Beloved Spain. 25.09.2012
Two weeks ago I was interviewed by the Catalan newspaper El Punt Avui. I said it would be unthinkable for the Spanish state to stop Catalan secession by military force.
Such action would violate EU Treaties and lead to Spain’s suspension from the European Union. You do not do such things in the early 21st Century.
“No pots ser membre de la UE si utilitzes la força” was the headline.
I may have underestimated the vigour of the Spanish officer corps.
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