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Catalans demand that lawmakers form regional government

MADRID/March 11, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Thousands of Catalans rallied in Barcelona on Sunday to demand that regional lawmakers form a government that will continue a push for their region’s secession from the rest of Spain. The march was organized by the leading pro-independence grassroots group, the Catalan National Assembly, under the slogan “Republic Now!” The … Continue reading Catalans demand that lawmakers form regional government

The Latest: Catalan republicans urge Spain to accept vote

BARCELONA, Spain /December 22, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) —The Latest on the election results in Catalonia (all times local): 1.45 p.m. A prominent politician in Catalonia’s left-wing republican ERC party says Spanish authorities need to accept election results that gave separatists a majority in the regional parliament. “The (Catalan) Republic has won again in elections,” Marta Rovira … Continue reading The Latest: Catalan republicans urge Spain to accept vote