MADRID (Reuters) - Catalonia will hold a referendum on independence from Spain next year whether or not the central government in Madrid agrees to one, the region's head Carles Puigdemont said on Wednesday.
MADRID (Reuters) - Britain's decision to leave the European Union strengthens the case for Catalonia to be allowed to seek independence from Spain, the head of the region's government said on Friday.
On Tuesday, the head of Catalonia's regional government, Artur Mas, said Catalonia would unilaterally secede from Spain unless Madrid agreed to hold a binding referendum on the region's independence.
MADRID (Reuters) - Catalonia's Supreme Court indicted the acting head of the Catalan regional government on Tuesday after he pushed ahead with a referendum on independence from Spain last year despite such a vote being ruled unconst...
BARCELONA (Reuters) - The head of Catalonia's regional government says a unilateral split from Spain is unstoppable unless the central government agrees to call a binding referendum on independence.