Carles Puigdemont

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Spain, Journalist
December 29, 1962

Carles Puigdemont i Casamajó (Catalan: [ˈkarɫəs ˌpudʒðəˈmon i kazəməˈʒo] ( listen); born 29 December 1962) is a politician and journalist. A former mayor of the city of Girona in north-eastern Spain, Puigdemont served as President of Catalonia from January 2016 to October 2017 when he was removed from office by the Spanish Government following the Catalan declaration of independence. He is chair of the Catalan European Democratic Party (PDeCAT) and leader of the Junts per Catalunya (JuntsxCat) electoral alliance.

Also known as Political Activist, Politician

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