Thousands Rally in Barcelona in Support of Catalonia's Independence Referendum

StoryfulNews Published June 12, 2017 16 Plays

Rumble Thousands of people took to the streets of Barcelona to voice their support for Catalonia’s independence during a rally on June 11. Among the protesters was Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola, who called for Catalans to vote in the October 1 referendum, El Pais reported. Catalonia regional government leader Carles Puigdemont on June 9, announced his plan for the vote in defiance of Madrid and a ruling from Spain’s Constitutional Court that Catalonia’s 2014 independence vote was illegal.