Momani: Jordan will not recognise Catalonia's independence


Published: 2017-10-29 13:16

Last Updated: 2021-06-12 12:42

Catalonia officially independent (EU observer)
Catalonia officially independent (EU observer)

Minister of State for Media Affairs, Mohammad Al Momani, has said that it is necessary to respect the unity of Spain and sovereignty over its territory.

Speaking on Sunday, Al Momani stressed the importance of respecting the Spanish law following Catalonia’s formal declaration of independence on Friday,

Pointing out the unconstitutionality of the declaration of Catalonia’s independence, Al Momani said that Jordan will not recognise the announcement.

He affirmed Jordan's support for the Spanish government, pointing out the close friendship between Jordan and Spain.