Josep Rull and Joaquim Forn are to join Jordi Sànchez and Jordi Turull in a hunger strike in protest over their appeals to the Constitutional Court.
Ens tenim els uns als altres. De la presó de Lledoners al món sencer, mai ningú caminarà sol. Sempre al vostre costat, @jordialapreso @jorditurull.
Adhesió feta a https://t.co/EDNZYoyPjt
Foto: Maria Vernet pic.twitter.com/e8O96rFHYM
— Jordi Cuixart (@jcuixart) December 2, 2018
They have launched their protest in what they claim is the unfair treatment by Spanish courts.
Sanchez and Turull are two of nine separatist leaders who are in pre-trial custody for their role in an illegal secession attempt by Catalonia’s leaders last year.
Spain’s state prosecutors will pursue charges of rebellion against both, asking for sentences of 17 years for Sanchez and 16 years for Turull.
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