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Spain: Catalan farmers park tractors outside polling stations to support independence vote01:43

Spain: Catalan farmers park tractors outside polling stations to support independence vote

Spain, Les Borges Blanques
September 30, 2017 at 20:29 GMT -00:00 · Published

A handful of Catalan farmers parked their tractors at the electoral college in Les Borges Blanques, Saturday, as part of an initiative to park near polling stations to show their support for the Catalan independence referendum.

The Spanish government has deemed the referendum, which is set to take place on October 1, "illegal." The Constitutional Court suspended the Catalan referendum law, following an appeal from the Spanish government. It will be suspended until the court reaches a decision.

Spain: Catalan farmers park tractors outside polling stations to support independence vote01:43
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A handful of Catalan farmers parked their tractors at the electoral college in Les Borges Blanques, Saturday, as part of an initiative to park near polling stations to show their support for the Catalan independence referendum.

The Spanish government has deemed the referendum, which is set to take place on October 1, "illegal." The Constitutional Court suspended the Catalan referendum law, following an appeal from the Spanish government. It will be suspended until the court reaches a decision.

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