Thousands of People Participate in Anti-Independence Rally in Barcelona
October 9 , 2017
On Sunday, Societat Civil Catalana, the main pro-unity organization of Catalonia, organized a rally in Barcelona. As per media reports, the rally witnessed hundreds of thousands of people in Barcelona protesting against the Catalonia government's decision to push for the region's independence from Spain. Meanwhile, the Prime Minister of Spain has warned of suspending the autonomy of Catalonia to prevent it from breaking away. While, Societat Civil Catalana claimed that more than a million people participated in the rally, the Barcelona police put the figure at 350,000 people.