The parties and entities that had seceded agreed to an armistice to give the image of unity in the "Day" today is celebrated in Catalonia. However, the leader of ERC, Oriol Junuqeras, has taken advantage of the interview to throw a hint to the former president Carles Puigdemont . "I was in Catalonia by a sense of responsibility to the citizens. For this reason I personé in the Supreme, by responsibility and consistency," he said in a clear allusion to Puigdemont.
Junqueras has been claimed on other occasions his decision to stay in Spain while Puigdemont is fugaba of Justice in Belgium. However, other senior republican leaders, such as secretary-general of ERC, Marta Rovira, followed the footsteps of the former mayor of Gerona escaping of the courts, in this case in Switzerland.Updated Date: 13 September 2019, 02:00