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Catalan politicians give green light to controversial independence plan

Catalan politicians give green light to controversial independence plan

UPDATED: Catalan MPs on Monday voted in favour of a resolution that would see the region becoming independent from Spain within just 18 months. Spain's central government will challenge the vote in court.