500,000 People Rally in Barcelona against Recent Extremist Attack

  • Police reports say that around 500,000 people rallied in broad Passeig de Gràcia of Barcelona shouting slogan “no tinc por” (means “I am not afraid”). The rally was organized against the ISIS-led terror attack in Barcelona and Cambrils last week (August 17 attack) that left 15 dead and more than one hundred wounded. Spanish King Felipe VI along with Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy, opposition leader Pedro Sánchez, Catalan President Carles Puigdemont, mayor of Madrid, heads of the seventeen autonomous regions, heads of main trade unions, and thousands of other demonstrators joined the rally.

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