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President of the Catalan regional government Carles Puigdemont (C) speaks flanked by president of the Catalan parliament Carme Forcadell (2L) and Catalan regional vice-President and chief of Economy and Finance, Oriol Junqueras (2R), to announce that the referendum on independence will be held on October 1, 2017 at the Palau de La Generalitat in Barcelona on June 9, 2017.
The leader of Spain's Catalonia region, where a separatist movement is in full swing, today announced an independence referendum for October 1, in what will exacerbate tensions with Madrid.
 / AFP PHOTO / LLUIS GENE        (Photo credit should read LLUIS GENE/AFP/Getty Images)
President of the Catalan regional government Carles Puigdemont (C) speaks flanked by president of the Catalan parliament Carme Forcadell (2L) and Catalan regional vice-President and chief of Economy and Finance, Oriol Junqueras (2R), to announce that the referendum on independence will be held on October 1, 2017 at the Palau de La Generalitat in Barcelona on June 9, 2017.
The leader of Spain's Catalonia region, where a separatist movement is in full swing, today announced an independence referendum for October 1, in what will exacerbate tensions with Madrid.
 / AFP PHOTO / LLUIS GENE        (Photo credit should read LLUIS GENE/AFP/Getty Images)

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El Parlamento catalán alista su respuesta a Rajoy

Este jueves, el Parlamento catalán se reunirá para dar una respuesta a la aplicación del Artículo 155 de la Constitución, anunciada por el presidente del gobierno español, Mariano Rajoy, tras una reunión del Consejo de Ministros en la que se propusieron medidas para intervenir la autonomía catalana.