The EU and most of its 28 nations have not backed Catalonia's independence movement.
EU leaders have expressed support for Rajoy and called on the independence movement to “fully respect Spanish constitutional order.” Experts say EU officials are fearful that supporting Catalonia could open the door for many other independence campaigns across Europe.
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The prime minister said the Catalan leader’s response would be important in deciding “events over the coming days.” Rajoy’s comments were seen as an indirect threat to Catalonia that Spain could move to limit or suspend the region’s political autonomy if independence is in fact declared.
Spain’s constitution permits the central government to take some or total control of any of its 17 regions if they don't fulfill their legal obligations.