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LIVE: Hundreds of thousands rally in Barcelona to demand independence for Catalonia


PUBLISHED Fri, September 11, 2015 - 11:37am EDT


Hundreds of thousands of people have gathered for a massive demonstration in the Spanish city of Barcelona to demand independence for the autonomous region of Catalonia. The protest comes ahead of the region's parliamentary elections, which are scheduled to take place on September 27.





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 1 mon   VIDEO: Spanish King Felipe addresses nation on Catalonia

              Spanish King Felipe deliver a rare address to the nation on Tuesday, calling Catalonia's independence referendum illegal and undemocratic. He said Catalan separatists have acted irresponsibly by risking the stability of Catalonia and Spain as a whole. He further said the state needed to ensure that the constitutional order and the rule of law is upheld in Catalonia.


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 1 mon   Catalonia votes to break away from Spain in unauthorized referendum

              The autonomous region of Catalonia has voted to break away from Spain in an unauthorized referendum, the regional government announced on Monday after more than 800 people were injured in a crackdown by Spanish police. (more) Read More


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 1 mon   At least 337 injured after Spanish police attempt to block independence vote

              At least 337 people have been injured during an intense police crackdown in Catalonia, where several people are reportedly in critical condition, according to a regional government spokesman. (more) Read More


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 2 months   1 Million March for Independence in Spain’s Catalonia

              Up to 1 million people gathered in Barcelona on Monday to call for independence of the Spanish region of Catalonia, which has called a referendum for October 1 despite fierce opposition from Madrid, which has declared the proposed vote illegal.


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