Spain's parliament rejects Catalan independence bid (14)

Telegraph 2014.04.09 03:55
Conservative Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy says independence vote by Catalans is prohibited by the constitution as parliament emphatically votes down bid The pro-independence movement in Catalonia has long sought greater autonomy Photo: 2012 Getty Images AP 12:58AM BST 09 Apr 2014 Spain's parliament on Tuesday overwhelmingly rejected a petition by the powerful northeastern Catalonia region to allow an independence referendum,
INDEPENDENCE, REFERENDUM, CATALONIA, CATALAN, PARLIAMENT, SPAIN, Испания