A dozen leaders of Catalonia's failed 2017 independence bid have gone on trial in Madrid, facing charges including rebellion and sedition. If convicted, some could face up to 25 years in prison. The semi-autonomous region of Catalonia held an independence referendum on 1 October 2017, and declared its independence from Spain weeks later. But Spanish The post SPAIN: Catalonia independence leaders on trial in Madrid appeared first on Daily Trust. Click here to read full news..