The Latest: Activists await ballots in banned Catalonia vote - Miami Herald

The Latest on Catalonia's plans to hold a referendum Sunday on breaking away from Spain (all times local):. 6.25 a.m.. Some of the Catalans who are defying court orders to vote in a disputed referendum on their region's secession from Spain say they ...

Fate Of Catalonia Referendum Uncertain As Police Seal Off Polling Stations - RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

Polling stations in the Spanish region of Catalonia are scheduled to open at 9 a.m. on October 1 for an independence referendum that national authorities in Madrid have called “illegal” and vowed to block. Spanish officials on September 30 ordered ...

Catalan referendum: Activists occupy schools ahead of vote - BBC News

More than 160 schools in Catalonia have been occupied by activists trying to keep them open ahead of the region's banned independence referendum, Spain's central government says. Police visited 1,300 of the 2,315 schools in Catalonia designated as ...

Spain's security forces make sure potential polling stations closed in Catalonia - Xinhua

MADRID, Sept. 30 (Xinhua) -- Spain's security forces have checked and confirmed that buildings which could be used as polling stations in Spain's northeastern region of Catalonia are closed, the minister of interior said on Saturday. The move came a ...