Demo held outside prison holding Catalan indepence leader

Pro-Catalan independence party Esquerra Republicana held a demonstration on Tuesday in front of the prison where their leader, Oriol Junqueras, is being held, ahead of regional elections mandated by Madrid. IMAGES*MORE TO FOLLOW

Barcelona: protest to release Catalan MPs from prison

People protest outside Barcelona’s city hall after the judge ordered Catalonia’s former vice president Oriol Junqueras and seven other deposed regional ministers to be held in jail pending an investigation into their role in the region’s independence drive. IMAGES

Thousands rally in Madrid in support for Spanish unity

Thousands rally in Madrid in support for Spanish unity as a government notice officially deposed regional leader Carles Puigdemont and his deputy Oriol Junqueras after yesterday Catalan declaration of independence from Spain. IMAGES