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Spain's Socialist leader says would back government on Catalonia
October 9, 2017 / 10:58 AM / in 10 days

Spain's Socialist leader says would back government on Catalonia

MADRID, Oct 9 (Reuters) - The leader of Spain’s Socialists, the main opposition to Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy’s conservative People’s Party (PP), said on Monday the party would back government action if Catalonia makes a unilateral declaration of independence on Tuesday.

“We’ll support the response of the rule of law in the face of any attempt to break social harmony,” Pedro Sanchez said during a conference in Barcelona.

Reporting by Blanca Rodriguez; Writing by Paul Day; Editing by Adrian Croft

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