The Catalan Parliament voted to declare independence from Spain, prompting the Spanish Senate to grant Madrid powers to seize control of the region. Here's how the crisis unfolded.
Catalonia's parliament declares independence but Madrid imposes direct rule over the region.
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The Catalan regional parliament votes to declare independence from Spain.
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Spain's senate is expected to pass the emergency measures, which include sacking the Catalan leader.
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