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German Investors Tell Catalan Separatists They Deserve Prison

  • Catalonia-based foreign investors warn of prolonged tensions
  • German investment in region include automakers like Volkswagen
Catalan Independence March As Regional Economy Faces Budget Shortfall

Photographer: Stefano Buonamici/Bloomberg

Catalan lawmakers must accept the legal consequences if they refuse to obey Spanish law, the head of an association for German executives in the region said.

“We want a strong Catalonia, we invested here and we want security,” Albert Peters, chairman of the Barcelona-based Circle of German-Speaking Businessmen in Catalonia, told Onda Cero radio in an interview Wednesday. “Everyone must comply with the constitution, and if not, then that person should be taken to court.”