Spanish PM won't rule out suspending Catalonia's autonomy
Sunday, 8 October 2017 Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy has refused to rule out suspending Catalonia's regional autonomy unless its leaders withdraw a threatened declaration of independence as tens of thousands rallied for national unity.
Catalonia’s regional parliament where leader Carles Puigdemont is due to address local MPs for the first time since a referendum provoked a political stand-off with the Spanish government. Madrid fears he will call on the assembly for a unilateral declaration of independence. It was after all what...
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