In Catalonia began a rally of supporters of unity of the region and Spain.
“Enough, restore common sense” — under such slogan in Barcelona began the demonstration. Campaign carries the platform “Catalan civil society” that opposes the independence of the region.
At the end of the procession, the former President of the European Parliament Josep Borrell and the winner of the Nobel prize for literature Mario Vargas Llosa read out a Manifesto. The participants of the processions through the streets, holding Spanish flags and shouting slogans: “I’m Spanish” and “Pokdemon to jail.”
According to Bloomberg, the event is attended by thousands of people. “Today we draw a line under the question of independence”, — quotes Agency of the Minister of health of Spain Dolores Montserrat, a native of Catalonia. She came to the meeting with the Spanish flag.
The protesters were joined by representatives of the Catalan business, writes Bloomberg. In particular, in the procession involved the delegation of a business Association Cercle d’economia. Its Chairman Juan Bruguera met with the President of Catalonia Carles Pusdienam recommending him to abandon the Declaration of independence. At the Cercle d’economia, including the Directors of the Catalan banks.