The Catalan fiscal pact (12 images)

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Created: 20 Sep 2012     
Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy warned Catalonia on Wednesday not to "persist in error" in a fight for fiscal independence from the rest of crisis-hit Spain.
A week after Catalans flooded Barcelona in a pro-independence rally of 600,000 to 1.5 million people, Rajoy bristled at the northeastern region's growing campaign to levy and spend its own taxes.
But Catalonia, which accounts for one-fifth of the Spanish economy, says it pays the central government far more in taxes...
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