DISTURBANCES IN BARCELONA

Protestors target police in a fifth night of violence and chaos in Barcelona

On the margins of a peaceful march in the Catalan capital, there were more violent scenes on Friday, as youngsters surrounded the National Police HQ and threw rocks and steel balls

PROTESTS IN CATALONIA

Catalan premier fails to condemn violence, requests talks with PM

“We call on Pedro Sánchez to set a date and a time to open up negotiations,” Quim Torra tells press on Saturday, despite worst night of disturbances so far in Barcelona on Friday

CATALONIA INDEPENDENCE TRIAL

Spanish judge orders closure of Tsunami Democràtic websites

The movement, which has no visible leaders, has been coordinating this week’s protests in Catalonia. The magistrate took the action as part of an ongoing sealed investigation into terrorism