Catalan elections: Nationalists win in Spanish region
26 November 2012 Last updated at 06:55 GMT
Voters in the Spanish region of Catalonia have given their backing to nationalist parties but have punished the regional president who called an early election.
The governing centre-right CiU led by Catalan President Artur Mas remains the largest party, winning 50 seats out of 135, down from 62 last time.
The left-wing separatist ERC party came second with 21 seats. Both parties want to hold a referendum on independence from Spain.
The BBC's Tom Burridge reports from Barcelona.