An 18-year-old Catalan votes on behalf of former leader Carles Puigdemont in a regional election that is pivotal for the independence campaign. Catalan teen casts proxy vote for Puigdemont in divisive regional election
Spain’s Senate voted to allow Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy to take control of Catalonia moments after the region’s parliament declared independence from Spain. Spain’s Rajoy urges calm after Senate approves direct rule over Catalonia
People descend on the streets of Barcelona in celebration after the Catalan parliament declares independence from Spain. Thousands celebrate Catalan declaration of independence
Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont says he had not obtained enough guarantees that a snap election would stop Spain’s direct rule in Catalonia. Catalonia’s Puigdemont does not call snap election
Catalan President Carles Puigdemont says he has decided against calling a snap election in Catalonia. Rough cut (no reporter narration). Catalan leader says not enough guarantees from Madrid to call election
Catalonia’s leaders said on Saturday they would not accept direct rule imposed on the region by the Spanish government. Pascale Davies reports. Watch the Video below
Madrid has announced it will trigger a constitutional measure on Saturday allowing it to take direct control of Catalonia’s governance, after the autonomous region’s leader ignored a Thursday deadline to rescind his ambiguous declaration...