Catalan separatist Clara Ponsati arrives for extradition hearing in Scotland
Catalan separatist politician Clara Ponsati, wanted by Spain for alleged sedition, arrives at an Edinburgh police station to be detained for a bail hearing as part of extradition proceedings that could see her deported to Spain to face trial.
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