What Happens If Catalonia Leaves Spain? The Independence Referendum Could Cause Massive Political Upheaval - Bustle

Political tensions have once again come to a head on the Iberian Peninsula. On Sunday, Catalonia will hold a referendum for independence from Spain in the latest of several attempts to secede from the country. Most Catalans are feeling optimistic about ...

Thousands of pro-Spanish unity demonstrators gather in Barcelona - RTE.ie

Thousands of pro-unity demonstrators opposing a banned referendum on Catalonian independence from Spain gathered in Barcelona today in a sign of how the disputed vote tomorrow has divided the country. The referendum, declared illegal by Madrid, has ...

Separatists vow to defy police ultimatum over Catalan vote - Sacramento Bee

Catalan separatists vowed Saturday to ignore a police ultimatum to leave the schools they are occupying to use in a vote seeking independence from Spain. As police methodically sealed off hundreds of schools, some parents decided to send their children ...

The Latest: Protesters rally against Catalan independence - The Herald

Protesters rallying against a referendum on Catalonia declaring independence from Spain have scaled windows of Barcelona's town hall and attempted to tear down a banner calling for "more democracy." The sign, written in Catalan, had been placed there ...

Spanish nationalist protesters give Nazi salute during rally against Catalonian independence (VIDEO) - RT

Spanish nationalists protesting the upcoming Catalan referendum have given Nazi salutes during a rally in Spain's capital. READ MORE: Catalonia pushes ahead with independence referendum. Some 100 nationalists took to the streets of Madrid Saturday, ...

'Leave schools before dawn' - Spanish police issue ultimatum to polling station occupiers as referendum dispute ... - Independent.ie

People wave Spanish, Catalan (known as Senyera) and European flags during a demonstration 7 People wave Spanish, Catalan (known as Senyera) and European flags during a demonstration in favour of a unified Spain a day before the banned October 1 ...