Garriga: “This motion does not reinforce the social-communist government of Sánchez and Iglesias who share an agenda from which they are not going to deviate”
The debate has just started with the intervention of the deputy for Barcelona and candidate for the Generalitat of Vox, Ignacio Garriga, who as one of the signatories will be in charge of defending the motion of censure before he goes up to the rostrum to recount the project as alternative candidate for the presidency of the Government, Santiago Abascal.
Garriga began by explaining the reasons that led his groups to present the initiative. It is not a marketing operation, it is a national duty that we assume in view of the inaction of other groups in the Chamber, ”especially the PP.
“This motion does not reinforce the social communist government of Sánchez and Iglesias who share an agenda from which they are not going to depart,” he continued.
Writes Carmen Moraga.
Vox’s motion against Pedro Sánchez starts in the Congress of Deputies
Vox’s motion of censure against Pedro Sánchez in the Congress of Deputies begins at this time. The debate will last two days. It is opened by the deputy and candidate of the extreme right party to the Generalitat, Ignacio Garriga. “This motion of censure is not a marketing operation, it is a national duty,” he said almost at the beginning of his speech.
China detects 11 new coronavirus infections, all “imported”
The National Health Commission of China reported today that the Asian country detected 11 new cases of the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus in travelers from abroad this Tuesday, 8 less than the previous day. These 11 “imported” positives were diagnosed in the provinces of Canton (Southeast, 3), Sichuan (Center, 3), Shanghai (East, 2), Henan (Center-East, 2) and Fujian (Southeast, 1).
Regarding the asymptomatic infected, China added 15 new positives in this latest report (24 the day before, 33 the day before), which places the total of people in these circumstances under observation at 403 (all but one, from outside from the Chinese borders).
Likewise, the health authorities detailed that, until last local midnight (16:00 GMT on Tuesday), 22 patients were discharged after successfully overcoming the disease. Thus, the total number of active infected in mainland China stood at 247, of which 3 are in serious condition.
Vox’s motion adds to the PP in confusion: without a decided vote or spokesperson a few hours from the Plenary
Vox’s motion of censure against Pedro Sánchez that begins to be debated this Wednesday in the Congress of Deputies has deepened the gap that exists in the Spanish right divided into three – PP, Vox and Ciudadanos – and has plunged the main party of the opposition, the Popular Party, in bewilderment.
Between internal pressures in opposite directions –The main barons are betting on the ‘no’ while other sectors advocate abstention-, at the beginning of the Plenary, the leadership of Pablo Casado still did not announce a decision on the direction of the vote before the initiative of the extreme right, and neither It was even able to clarify which of its leaders will be in charge of defending the PP’s position during the debate in its turn of intervention that, according to parliamentary sources, will arrive for the popular on Thursday morning.
Writes Iñigo Aduriz.