Catalonia has gone to the polls on october 1 to vote in a referendum on independence from spain but do catalans really want independence and are they ready dw has. Catalan independence referendum, 2017 do you want catalonia to become an independent state in the form of a republic location catalonia: date: 1 october 2017 (. This page may be out of date save your draft before refreshing this page submit any pending changes before refreshing this page. Control of catalonia is handed to spain's deputy pm as the region's autonomous powers are removed.
On monday, the regional parliament of catalonia voted to begin the process of seceding from spain and becoming an independent country, stoking fears about unity in an. Referendum on independence for catalonia set to go ahead on october 1 despite government crackdown in the region. Catalan separatists in spain are determined to vote in sunday’s independence referendum, despite madrid sending in police to arrest a dozen of their leaders, raid. News catalonia's new parliament meets following failed independence bid the newly elected catalan parliament has met after a failed attempt at secession from spain. The spanish government demands clarity from catalonia's leaders over whether it now considered itself independent, before embarking on moves towards suspending the. Messi could leave barcelona for free post catalonia independence – report.
Why is catalonia's vote happening now momentum has been building for several years in 2014, the region held a symbolic, non-binding independence vote. This article was originally published on 22 october 2014, weeks before catalonia held their first vote for independence, where 80.
Carles puigdemont issued a suspended declaration of independence that left the door open for “dialogue” but also confused many. Hundreds of thousands of people protested in barcelona on sunday to demand their regional catalan leaders hold fire on declaring independence.
Following years of unrest with the spanish government, catalonia’s independence movement managed to secure a historic election victory on september 27 the two main. All the latest updates as catalan parliament declares independence and spain approves direct rule over the region. With catalan separatists contemplating whether to declare independence for the autonomous region, experts have detailed how the national government could react as.
Catalonia's parliament will defy a spanish court ban and meet to discuss an independence declaration, a regional government official said today - escalating the. Spain wants to bring a halt to sunday's independence referendum in catalonia, calling it a farce enric millo, madrid's representative in catalonia, said catalonia. The last decade saw a leftward shift in catalonia’s political scene (and spain’s at large), bringing the region closer to an independence vote but will madrid. #spain is monitoring their every move and interfere, if they even discuss with persons, who are considered pro-independence of #catalonia does this support dialogue. The reality is that an independent catalonia would face a messy divorce from spain under any independence agreement catalonia’s economy would take a. Hundreds of thousands have attended a rally for spanish unity in barcelona after catalonia was stripped of its autonomy for declaring independence many.