The Catalan government announced the final results of the referendum on the region’s independence from Spain. On it informs Agency Reuters.
For secession voted 90,18% took part in the plebiscite, it was opposed by 7.83 percent. It is noted that in voting participated 2.3 million people, accounting for about 43 percent of the total number of registered voters.
A referendum on Catalan independence took place on 1 October. The king of Spain Felipe VI has accused the regional authorities of disloyalty. “Trying to break the unity of Spain, they have put themselves outside the law,” said the monarch. The Central government tried to prevent the holding of the plebiscite, including power methods. Suffered 893 people.
Russian President Vladimir Putin said that the situation with Catalonia is an internal affair of Madrid, and hopes that Spain will manage to overcome the crisis.