BRUSSELS  | Belgian court rejects Spanish extradition bid for 3 Catalans

16May - by Editor - 0 - In STL.News



BRUSSELS  | Belgian court rejects Spanish extradition bid for 3 Catalans

BRUSSELS  — A Belgian court has rejected a Spanish request for the extradition of three Catalan separatist leaders.

The court ruling was the latest in a series of legal disputes between Spain and Belgium, where former Catalan President Carles Puigdemont and five others took refuge last year fearing they would face imprisonment at home.

The prosecutor’s office said in a statement that the court rejected the extradition request for the three because there were no corresponding Spanish arrest orders.

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