Spanish PM urges winners of Catalan elections to respect law

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Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy insisted on Wednesday that whoever wins the Catalan regional elections on Dec. 21 must "respect the law." Rajoy himself called the elections at the end of October after invoking article 155 of the Spanish Constitution, suspending the region's autonomy following the Oct. 27 declaration of independence in Catalonia. Pro-independence groups now view the new elections as a plebiscite over the independence of the region. And the polls show it will be very close between those in favor and those against separating from Spain. However, in an interview in the...


Spanish PM urges winners of Catalan elections to respect law


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