The Spanish authorities prepared for the arrest of the head of Catalonia

Spanish police are ready to conduct the arrest of the head of Catalonia Carles Pokdemon if he will announce the region’s independence. It is reported Bloomberg co with reference to own sources.

As told by one of interlocutors of Agency, the corresponding order has not yet arrived, but in Barcelona there are special forces that are ready to fulfill this task, despite the possible resistance from the regional police.

On 10 October announced Pokdemon speech in the Parliament of the Autonomous community, during which he can proclaim the region’s independence from Spain.

A referendum on Catalan independence took place on 1 October, more than 90 percent of those who voted for secession of the region from Spain. The Central government tried to prevent the holding of the plebiscite, including power methods. Suffered 893 people. Madrid does not recognize the outcome of the election and considers his results null and void.