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  • News Alert: Spain urges removal of Catalonia's leaders

    From CNN Breaking News@VERT to no-reply@siteservices.cnn.com on Sat Oct 21 06:33:34 2017
    Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy said that his government was seeking to remove the leaders of Catalonia's regional government from power and call new elections as soon as possible.

    The unprecedented measures would be taken under Article 155 of the Spanish constitution and must be sent to the Spanish Senate for approval. This would happen happen in the coming days, Rajoy said.

    The move, intended to quash an independence bid led by Catalonia's regional government, follows weeks of division triggered by a banned independence referendum on October 1.

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