Protesters hold march against trial of Catalan leaders in Madrid

Protesters gather in Madrid to demonstrate against the trial of Catalan independence leaders. The leaders are facing charges of rebellion and embezzlement for a failed bid for Catalan independence in late 2017. IMAGES of the demonstration

‘My heart told me, you’ve rested enough now’: Zidane

“My heart told me, ‘You’ve rested enough now’ […] There’s the president and Madrid calling you. I want to come back,” says Zinedine Zidane, during his official presentation at Real Madrid, where he re-assumed his position as coach. SOUNDBITE

Former Spanish PM Rajoy arrives to testify in separatist trial

Spain’s former prime minister Mariano Rajoy, in power when Catalonia’s executive tried to secede, arrives at the Spanish Supreme Court in Madrid to testify in the trial of separatist leaders in a highly sensitive hearing just months before elections. IMAGES of Rajoy’s arrival at the Madrid Supreme Court

Protest in Barcelona as Catalan separatists go on trial

Hundreds of people protest in Barcelona as twelve Catalan separatist leaders involved in an attempt to break from Spain go on trial in Madrid. IMAGES of the protest

Catalan separatists’ long-awaited trial begins in Madrid

The trial of 12 Catalan separatist leaders involved in a failed secession bid that plunged Spain into crisis opens as tensions over the future of the wealthy region flare again. IMAGES of the trial beginning at the Spanish Supreme Court

Catalan regional president Quim Torra arrives at court for trial

Catalan regional president Quim Torra arrives at the Spanish Supreme Court in Madrid for the trial of 12 Catalan separatist leaders involved in a failed secession bid that plunged Spain into crisis. IMAGES of Quim Torra arriving at the Spanish Supreme Court

Right wing demonstration in Madrid against PM Sanchez

Large crowds of right-wing and extreme right supporters gather in Madrid to demonstrate against the head of the country’s government Pedro Sanchez and calling for him to step down. IMAGES