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Spain: Anti-independence protesters cheer police after weeks of Catalan unrest

Spain, Barcelona
October 27, 2019 at 21:43 GMT +00:00 · Published

Anti-Catalan independence and pro-Spanish unity protesters gathered in front of the National Police Building in Barcelona on Sunday, giving them presents and Spanish flags, which they hung in front of the building

Police could also be seen greeting protesters and thanking them for the presents, while demonstrators wanted to take pictures with the officers.

The group spontaneously gathered after the big demonstration marched through Barcelona's central Paseo de Gracia under the motto 'for coexistence, for democracy, for Catalonia: Enough!'

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Anti-Catalan independence and pro-Spanish unity protesters gathered in front of the National Police Building in Barcelona on Sunday, giving them presents and Spanish flags, which they hung in front of the building

Police could also be seen greeting protesters and thanking them for the presents, while demonstrators wanted to take pictures with the officers.

The group spontaneously gathered after the big demonstration marched through Barcelona's central Paseo de Gracia under the motto 'for coexistence, for democracy, for Catalonia: Enough!'

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