Scotland's parliament also voted to keep the European Union flag flying outside the parliament building after Brexit.
The trial takes place as Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez attempts to resolve the regional conflict with political talks, instead of legal proceedings.
The UK prime minister said that Scotland already voted against separating from the UK in 2014.
They were 97,7% to vote in favour of the independence's island
More than a dozen people have been injured as protesters clashed with police across the Catalonia region on Monday after the Supreme Court sentencing of pro-independence leaders.
The Government of Spain and its main leaders have launched a campaign on social media under the hashtag #Everybodysland, at the same time that Spain's Supreme Court sentence -convicting nine Catalan separatist leaders to between 9 and 13 years in prison- was made public.
"We call for an end to repression, for the release of the political prisoners, for the exiles to be free to return home, for an amnesty that should mark an endpoint for all of those who have suffered reprisals", said president Quim Torra.
Events have been taking place in Kyiv to mark Ukraine's Independence Day.
Scottish voters would back independence from the UK by a small majority, a new poll suggests, in the first poll lead for independence for two years.
These disciplinary procedures are nothing to do with safeguarding judicial service standards but are an attempt to silence judges and ensure their submission to the Ministry of Justice.
Former U.S. President Bill Clinton and ex-Secretary of State Madeleine Albright visit Pristina
Tens of thousands of people took to the streets of Glasgow - the largest city in Scotland - on Saturday (May 4) to demand a second referendum on independence from the United Kingdom as polls suggest support for secession is at a peak of the past four years.
Scotland must have second independence referendum by 2021 if Brexit goes ahead, says First Minister Nicola Sturgeon.
Riot police have clashed with pro-independence campaigners in Barcelona over the trial of a dozen Catalan separatists
The police estimated 200,000 took to the streets of Catalonia's capital but organisers put the figure at half a million.
An annual nationalist rally in Warsaw is set to go ahead on the centenary of Polish independence after a court said a city ban was unconstitutional.
Voters in New Caledonia have decided that the South Pacific islands should become remain as a French territory
People on the South Pacific island territory of New Caledonia go to the polls on Sunday to decide if they want to remain part of France or gain their independence.
Catalan independence and European values: Uncut with Carles Puigdemont
Scotland's leader Nicola Sturgeon said Scottish National party MPs will back a second referendum in parliament, adding that her party would seek a guarantee that Scotland would not be forced to accept the result if it again voted to remain.
Riot police broke up a demonstration in Barcelona after tens of thousands of Catalan independence supporters protested, a year on from the vote deemed illegal by Madrid.
Hundreds of thousands march in Barcelona for the annual festival, which has become representative of the independence movement in Catalonia.
Each 100 metres of the flag represents one year of Ukrainian independence from the Soviet Union.
Tens of thousands of people were demonstrating against the Spanish government's refusal to allow the region an independence vote.
The chain extended over 200 kms.
Brief from Brussels: An EU-Balkans summit, supposed to focus on EU enlargement, is overshadowed by Iran, the Mideast peace process and trade tariffs