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Axed Catalan VP Junqueras suggests Puigdemont be 'symbolic' president

Catalonia's jailed former vice president Oriol Junqueras has suggested that ousted leader Carles Puigdemont, in self-exile in Belgium, could rule as a "symbolic" president with a fully functioning executive on site. His comments published Thursday in the Diario 16 online news website come as Catalonia is at an impasse as uncertainty swirls over who will govern the region after a months-long secession crisis.
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