Catalonia rallies for independence

Millions march in Barcelona to call for region's breakaway from Spain.

    There are growing calls from people in Catalonia, a region in Spain where residents have their own unique language and culture, for a breakaway state. 
     
    Millions of Catalans have recently rallied in the city of Barcelona, calling for independence to be taken to a national level.   

    Al Jazeera's Tim Friend reports from Barcelona.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Visualising every Saudi coalition air raid on Yemen

    Visualising every Saudi coalition air raid on Yemen

    Since March 2015, Saudi Arabia and a coalition of Arab states have launched more than 19,278 air raids across Yemen.

    Lost childhoods: Nigeria's fear of 'witchcraft' ruins young lives

    Lost childhoods: Nigeria's fear of 'witchcraft' ruins young lives

    Many Pentecostal churches in the Niger Delta offer to deliver people from witchcraft and possession - albeit for a fee.

    Why did Bush go to war in Iraq?

    Why did Bush go to war in Iraq?

    No, it wasn't because of WMDs, democracy or Iraqi oil. The real reason is much more sinister than that.