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 Catalan separatists ready for polls after independence falls flat

Catalan separatists ready for polls after independence falls flat

 

Protesters have taken part in demonstrations in Barcelona to call for the release of detained Catalan officials in Madrid


November 16, 2017 - 05:41 GMT
 Spanish PM urges Catalans to vote separatists out of office

Spanish PM urges Catalans to vote separatists out of office

 

An independence flag is waved as demonstrators take part at a protest calling for the release of Catalan jailed politicians, in Barcelona, Spain, on Saturday, Nov 11, 2017. Eight members of the now-defunct Catalan government remain jailed in a related rebellion case. Former regional president Carles Puigdemont and four other ex-cabinet members fled to Belgium where they are fighting extradition. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)


November 12, 2017 - 14:58 GMT
 Barcelona braced for protests over jailed Catalan leaders

Barcelona braced for protests over jailed Catalan leaders

 

This file picture shows people celebrating in Barcelona after Catalonia's parliament voted to declare independence from Spain on October 27, 2017


November 11, 2017 - 18:53 GMT
 Pro-Catalonia independence parties seen winning most votes in election: poll

Pro-Catalonia independence parties seen winning most votes in election: poll

 

A couple wearing Esteladas (Catalan Separatist flag) as capes walk by the street as they leave a protest in support of the members of the dismissed Catalan cabinet, in Barcelona


November 05, 2017 - 13:41 GMT
 Anger, pessimism in Barcelona as Catalan leaders jailed

Anger, pessimism in Barcelona as Catalan leaders jailed

 

Protesters hold a Catalan pro-independence Estelada flag and signs reading "Freedom to political prisoners" during a demonstration outside the Parliament of Catalonia in Barcelona on November 2


November 03, 2017 - 02:57 GMT
 Judge orders 9 Catalan leaders to be held in custody pending trial

Judge orders 9 Catalan leaders to be held in custody pending trial

 

An independence flag is waved during a demonstration outside the regional presidential palace in Sant Jaume Square in Barcelona, Spain, on Thursday, Nov. 2. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)


November 02, 2017 - 17:06 GMT
 Catalan ex-leader to speak in Brussels as asylum rumors grow

Catalan ex-leader to speak in Brussels as asylum rumors grow

 

FILE - In this file photo dated Thursday Oct. 26, 2017, Catalan President Carles Puigdemont makes a statement at the Palau Generalitat in Barcelona, Spain. According to the office of a Catalan member of the European Parliament, it is confirmed Monday Oct. 30, 2017, that ousted Catalan President Carles Puigdemont has arrived in Brussels.(AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti, FILE)


October 31, 2017 - 09:21 GMT
 Thousands in Barcelona rally against independence for Catalonia

Thousands in Barcelona rally against independence for Catalonia

 

Nationalist activists march with Catalan, Spanish and European Union flags during a mass rally against Catalonia's declaration of independence, in Barcelona, Spain, Sunday, Oct. 29, 2017.


October 30, 2017 - 08:33 GMT
 Barcelona braces for march to reject Catalan independence

Barcelona braces for march to reject Catalan independence

 

A nationalist activist holds a Spanish flag as they drive around Barcelona, Spain, Saturday Oct. 28, 2017. About 300 pro union activists drove through Barcelona center with cars and motorcycles and reached the port to show solidarity toward the Guardia Civil national police, based at the Barcelona harbour. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)


October 29, 2017 - 08:06 GMT
 Spain to impose direct rule over Catalonia after region declares independence

Spain to impose direct rule over Catalonia after region declares independence

 

People react in Barcelona while the Catalan regional parliament votes for independence of Catalonia from Spain.


October 27, 2017 - 18:18 GMT
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