Spanish police

Local media estimate the number of security forces in 4-10 thousand people.

The Spanish government began to withdraw from Catalonia additional units of law enforcement officers who were sent there before the referendum on independence for the region on 1 October . As reported in the Ministry of internal Affairs of Spain, December 30 will be “gradually” withdrawn additional forces of the National police and the National guard.

At the same time, the interlocutor of Agency AFP did not specify exactly how many militiamen it was further sent to the region in September. But local media estimated their number around 4-10 thousand people.

We will remind, on December 21 of Catalonia held an early parliamentary election. The Catalan Parliament was dissolved after the deputies declared independence based on the referendum results on 1 October.

Catalonia declared independence

The Spanish Prime Minister commented on the elections in Catalonia

Madrid was charged with three separatist leaders of Catalonia

The former head of Catalonia issued an ultimatum to Madrid

The majority in the Catalan Parliament were supporters of independence

The elections in Catalonia win independence

According to the materials:
Ukrainian service of DW