Rajoy said that the separatist movement in Catalonia came to an end

The Prime Minister of Spain Mariano Rajoy declared an end to the secessionist process in Catalonia. About it reports the local edition Mundo.

According to him, the 155th article of the Constitution was applied successfully. She helped introduce direct rule of the Spanish authorities in the region.

«The process is over,» said Rajoy at a meeting in Mataro.

He stressed that the movement for independence in the region was extremely negative for the economy and society of Catalonia.

Rajoy added that «the legality has been restored, and confidence began to recover. Catalonia is back on the path of economic recovery, and there will be normal, legitimate elections with a guarantee of the neutrality of the institutions», added Rajoy.

The government of Catalonia declared that October 1 is the referendum, the secession of the region from Spain supported 90,18% of participants of plebiscite. Voter turnout was 43%. In clashes with security forces who blocked part of polling stations were affected 893 people.

On 27 October, the Catalan Parliament adopted a resolution which declares independence from Spain.

28 Oct Madrid deprived Catalonia autonomy and took responsibility for the management of the region. The head of Catalonia, the Spanish authorities appointed the Deputy Chairman of the government of the country Saens Soraya de Santamaría.

Rajoy said that the separatist movement in Catalonia came to an end 03.12.2017

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