Meanwhile, King Felipe has said Catalonia "is and will remain an essential part of 21st century Spain".
Under Article 155 of Spain's constitution, Madrid has the power to wrest back control of rebellious regions, but it has never used them before.
The Spanish government unveiled plans on Saturday to sack the separatist leaders of Catalonia and call new regional elections under previously unused and wide-reaching powers to prevent the country from breaking up. Heavy-handed police tactics to shut down a an independence referendum on October 1 that the government had declared illegal drew criticism from human rights groups.
Marta Rovira, the general secretary of the Junqueras' separatist ERC party, said Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy's actions are a "coup d'etat" created to crush Catalonia's self-rule and aspirations of breaking away from Spain.
All of the top separatist leaders, as well as Barcelona mayor Ada Colau, viewed as a non-aligned moderate, will attend. The central government says the results have no legitimacy.
Mariano Rajoy announced the move after a crisis meeting of his cabinet following this month's independence referendum deemed illegal by Madrid.
Spanish government actions are "a direct attack on democracy", Puigdemont added, announcing that the Catalan parliament will meet to discuss a response to them.
Basque nationalists and the far-left Podemos party were among those in Madrid opposing the government's move.
Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont and his regional ministers, who sparked Spain's worst political crisis in decades by holding a banned independence referendum, will be stripped of their jobs, Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy said.
King's words can actually mean that he does not rule the possibility of triggering Article 155 of the Spanish Constitution, which would entitle the government to suspend the autonomous status of Catalan region.
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He accused the separatists of "liquidating the Spanish Constitution" and failing to respect local laws when they rushed legislation permitting a referendum on independence through the Catalan parliament in early September.
Spain's National Security Department said late on Friday that an undisclosed number of government websites had been hit in recent weeks with slogans supporting independence for the country's Catalonia region.
Rajoy has called an emergency cabinet meeting on Saturday to pave the way for the unprecedented intervention.
Article 155 allows for the suspension of a region's autonomy if it does not fulfil its obligations to the state.
The goal is 'the return to legality and the recovery of institutional normalcy, ' the prime minister said Friday.
Opposition parties have agreed to support him in revoking Catalonia's autonomy.
Rajoy could force the removal of Catalan officials and call early regional elections for as soon as January.
The Spanish government's proposed measures still have to be approved by the Senate.
The decision to press for the abolition of the Catalan leadership, impose direct rule and push for elections within six months followed a special cabinet meeting on Saturday morning, nearly three weeks after the controversial independence referendum took place.