‘We have to apply the referendum result,’ says Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont

Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont today (October 4) saying that the referendum result, which saw the Catalan people vote for independence from Spain, had to be applied. It comes just one day after he announced that Catalonia could declare its independence in the coming days. Puigdemont previously said that his government would “act at the end …

Central Barcelona in total gridlock as thousands rally after Catalonia referendum

Thousands of protesters caused gridlock on the streets of central Barcelona on Tuesday morning, as they gathered in front of Placa de la Universitat to demonstrate against the Catalan independence referendum crackdown. COURTESY: RT’s RUPTLY video agency, NO RE-UPLOAD, NO REUSE – FOR LICENSING, PLEASE, CONTACT RT LIVE Subscribe to RT! Like us on Facebook …