‘Considerable political gamble’: Spain PM announces pardons for 9 jailed separatists

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  • FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “‘Considerable political gamble’: Spain PM announces pardons for 9 jailed separatists” – below is their description.

    #Spain will pardon the jailed #Catalan separatists behind a failed 2017 #independence bid, Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez said Monday, in a move that could turn the page on a years-long political impasse over the region’s separatist drive — a ‘considerable political gamble,’ according to FRANCE 24’s Sarah Morris.

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