Almost 1000 supporters of Catalan independence tried to storm the regional parliament building in Barcelona on the National Day of Catalonia this Wednesday.
Protesters demanded the governing coalition of separatist parties to proclaim a “Catalan republic”.
The protest witnessed a tense stand off between Mossos d’Esquadra, the regional police force, and protesters covering their faces.
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