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Catalonia Approves Plan to Secede From Spain Amid Deadlock

  • Caretaker government to dispute plan in Constitutional Court
  • Rajoy struggles to seal government deal as impasse drags on

Nationalists in Catalonia approved a plan to secede from Spain in a vote held by the region’s parliament, defying the nation’s Constitutional Court and challenging acting Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy as he struggles to form a government.

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