Friday, 1 June 2018

Scourge of Catalonia Rajoy loses vote of Confidence in Spanish Parliament

Mariano Rajoy has just lost a confidence vote and Socialist Pedro Sanchez is the new Prime Minister of Spain.

The vote was 182 to 169 with one abstention.

Rajoy is the first Spanish Prime Minister to have lost office through a vote of no confidence  

The new Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez has promised to open new negotiations with Catalonia.

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