The West Australian. #Catalonia parties seek ~#independence vote in November #9N2014

Barcelona (AFP) – Political parties in Catalonia agreed to hold a referendum on independence for the northeastern Spanish region on November 9, 2014, the head of the regional government Artur Mas said on Thursday.

The parties agreed in principle to hold a vote asking residents whether they think Catalonia should be an independent state, Mas told reporters, defying the Spanish central government which has vowed to block any such referendum.

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Posted on December 12, 2013, in Australia, BY COUNTRY, BY DATE, BY LANGUAGE, BY SOURCE, December 2013, English, The West Australian and tagged , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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