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Puigdemont tweets video mixing clips of Rajoy and Hitler

Source close to deposed Catalan leader says he wasn’t making comparison between Spanish PM and Nazism

A group representing Spain’s Jewish communities has criticised a video tweeted by the ousted Catalan president that features images of the Spanish prime minister, Mariano Rajoy, along with archive footage of Hitler and Franco.

Shortly before Catalonia’s regional parliament convened to elect a new speaker on Wednesday, Carles Puigdemont renewed his attack on the Spanish authorities for sacking his government after it staged an independence referendum last October.

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