‘Wake up EU!’ Huge demonstration sweeps Brussels streets as thousands protest against bloc

‘Wake up EU!’ Huge demonstration sweeps Brussels streets as thousands protest against bloc
 

Belgium police estimated about 45,000 people marched through the heart of Brussels earlier today with many questioning the refusal by the leaders of the EU to get involved with the issue of Catalan independence, as well as showing their support for the ousted Catalan president Carles Puigdemont.
Some carried placards criticising the Europen Union for not pressuring Madrid.
One sign showed the face of European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker with the question: "Democracy? Some defend it when it suits them. Shame on them."
Mr Puigdemont, who like many in the crowd wore... read more

 
7 December 2017 in World News, Views: 49
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