Catalan referendum: Region’s independence ‘in matter of days’

Source: BBC News

Catalonia will declare independence from Spain in a matter of days, the leader of the autonomous region has told the BBC.

In his first interview since a disputed vote on Sunday, Carles Puigdemont said his government would “act at the end of this week or the beginning of next”.

Meanwhile, Spain’s King Felipe VI said the vote’s organisers had put themselves “outside the law”.

He said the situation in Spain was “extremely serious”, calling for unity.

Tensions between Spain and the north-eastern Catalonia region continue to mount, days after the vote was marred by violence involving national police.

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1 reply

  1. If Catalan can be indenpendence , Kurdishtan also can be indenpendence Why Not?
    I believe Caralan use their mind / negotiation to get indenpendence from Spains
    But I believe Kurdishtan has to use guns intead of mind to get indenpendence from Iraq, Iran and Turkey.

    Wait and see

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