Catalan Leaders Weigh up Independence Poll Results

November 10, 2014 1:35 PM

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The president of Catalonia is riding a wave of enthusiasm among independence seekers in his wealthy region a day after a non-binding vote on secession from Spain showed strong support for breaking away.

Artur Mas was given an ovation by jubilant government workers as he returned Monday to the wealthy region's headquarters to analyze the results of the unofficial referendum.

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