Opinion German Court Made Right Decision in Releasing Puigdemont

A German court ruled Thursday to temporarily release Catalonian separatist leader Carles Puigdemont. The case is still under review, but the judges have lifted the most serious charge the former leader faced. It was the correct decision.
A Puigdemont supporter waves a Catalan independence flag at a jail in Neumünster.

A Puigdemont supporter waves a Catalan independence flag at a jail in Neumünster.

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