The President of Catalonia Carles Puigdemont told the BBC on Wednesday that the region will declare independence over the course of the next few days.
Later in the day, an MP of the local far-left Popular Unity Candidacy (CUP) party Twitted that independence will be proclaimed on Monday. “We know that there may be disbarments, arrests,” lawmaker Mireia Boya said.
The CUP holds 10 MPs in the 135-seat regional assembly expected to proclaim independence on Monday.
Of those that did vote on Su...

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