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Catalan rebels defiant as pro-unity supporters gather

Rebel leaders say they will continue to work on their independence roadmap in the coming days

A demonstrator holds a placard bearing a crossed-out portrait of Catalan regional leader Carles Puigdemont, who was officially ousted by Madrid, which reads "dictators out" as others wave Spanish and Catalan flags during a pro-unity demonstration in Barcelona on Sunday.


THE OUSTED Catalan government dismissed Madrid's direct administrative control of the region, defiantly reaffirming its proclamation of independence, even as thousands of pro-unity demonstrators gathered in Barcelona.

The Catalan Republic has been declared and Carles...

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