Huge demonstrations in Barcelona for Spanish unity

Hundreds of thousands of demonstrators have taken to the streets of Barcelona to call for Spanish unity. Banners read ‘Recuperem el seny’, meaning “let’s recover the reasonableness” and “We’re Catalan, we’re Spanish, more coexistence, less independence”. Among the speakers at the rally which was organised by the region’s main pro-unity organisation – Societat Civil Catalana, was…