Catalan leader stakes claim to independence, then delays it

Pro-independence supporters watch a giant screen as Catalan President Carles Puigdemont makes his speechin Barcelona, Spain, Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017. Security is tight in Barcelona and police cordoned off a park surrounding the legislative building, where Catalan President Carles Puigdemont is expected to walk a fine line during his address to regional lawmakers. ((AP Photo/Francisco Seco)


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