Catalan government says 90 percent voted to leave Spain

By REUTERS
October 2, 2017 01:42




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MADRID - The Catalan government said around 2.26 million people had cast a ballot in a banned referendum to leave Spain on Sunday and 90 percent of them had voted in favor of secession.

This represents a turnout of around 42.3 percent of Catalonia's 5.34 million voters.

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