Madrid decided to close the representative office of Catalonia to the EU, the source said

© Fotolia / Ingo BartussekПлощадь in Madrid. Archival photoMadrid decided to close the representative office of Catalonia to the EU, the source said© Fotolia / Ingo Bartussek

The Spanish authorities decided to close the representative office of Catalonia to the European Union in Brussels, said Wednesday RIA Novosti source close to the office.

«Madrid decided to close the mission,» — said the Agency interlocutor.

One of the members of the Catalan delegation, Joan Maria Pique said earlier that the security of the building by decree of the Spanish foreign Ministry on Wednesday banned the passage to the representation of the ex-President of the Catalan government, Carles Podemno.

There was scheduled his meeting with the speaker of the Parliament of Catalonia Roger Torren. As a result, the meeting was moved to another location.

Madrid decided to close the representative office of Catalonia to the EU, the source saidThe confrontation between Madrid and Barcelona

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