Protests Erupt at Barcelona Airport over Sentencing of Catalan Leaders

Heavy protests broke out on Monday and are continuing on Tuesday in Barcolona, Spain, over the sentencing of nine Catalan separatist leaders.
By Democracy Now

HAVANA TIMES – Protests are continuing in Barcelona following the Spanish Supreme Court’s decision to sentence nine Catalan separatist leaders to prison over their role in Catalonia’s 2017 bid for independence.

On Monday, thousands of protesters blocked access to Barcelona’s airport. More than 100 flights were canceled.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Photo of the Day

Photo of the Day
Picture 1 of 1

Revolution Square, Havana. By Eva Hallgren (Denmark). Camera: iPhone 5

Submit your pictures to our Photo of the Day section
You don’t have to be a professional photographer, just send an image (in black and white or color), with a photo caption indicating where it was taken (city and country), type of camera or cell you used, and a small description about it.
Note: it is better for our format if you send horizontal orientation pictures. Even square will work but vertical is a problem.
Send your picture with your name and birth country, or where you reside, to this email address: [email protected]