Hundreds of thousands of supporters of a unified Spain filled Barcelona’s streets on Sunday in one of the biggest shows of
Carles Puigdemont on Saturday called for peaceful “democratic opposition” to the central government’s takeover of the region.
He calls for 'democratic' resistance as Spain's constitutional crisis continues.
Friday was a dark day for Catalonia, Spain, and Europe.
Catalonia’s sacked president has urged the region’s people to show “democratic opposition” to Spain’s takeover after Madrid
Madrid dismissed the Catalan government, took over the administration and called a new election after the region’s parliament declared independence on Friday.
The government voted to strip Catalonia of its autonomy less than an hour after the region declared independence.
The vote is likely to be declared illegal by Spain’s constitutional court.
Spain descends into constitutional crisis.