9 October. Catalan parliament session. Puigdemont announces there is a mandate from referendum but suspends its application to give a chance to dialogue with Spain.
- 11 October. Rajoy rejects mediation and announces article 155 of the constitution, which suspends self-rule, will be triggered. Presents Puigdemont with ultimatum to clarify whether independence has been declared or not. Only a negative answer will prevent art.155