Spanish PM: Catalonia veto of new Senate chief would undermine dialogue

FILE PHOTO: Spain's acting Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez heads to a meeting at the Moncloa Palace in Madrid, Spain, May 7, 2019. REUTERS/Susana Vera/File Photo

BARCELONA (Reuters) – Acting Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez warned on Wednesday that the expected rejection by Catalan pro-independence parties of his Catalan nominee for chairman of Spain’s Senate would undermine dialogue with the northeastern region. The potential new rift comes at a difficult time when Sanchez, whose Socialists won last month’s national election without securing […]

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