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Spanish newspaper El Pais, citing its own sources reported about the commencement of the investigation in relation to the activity of a group, which may have been connected with special services of Russia, before a failed referendum on the independence of Catalonia in October 2017. According to the publication, the investigation was opened by the judge of the Supreme court of Spain, Manuel Garcia-Castellon.
The investigation conducted by the Spanish police against a group called «unit 29155». The report said that the intelligence services of some countries associate this group with destabilizing activity in Europe. While the details of the investigation are not disclosed. The newspaper only noted that perhaps this same group were related to the failed coup in Montenegro and to destabilize the situation in Moldova.