More than 40,000 people have rallied in the northern Spanish city of Bilbao in anger at Spain's direct rule of Catalonia. The Basque Country region has its own separatist movement, which for decades turned bloody.
Thousands took to the streets in the Basque city of Bilbao, in northern Spain, to protest the government's arrest of Catalan political leaders. Could the Basque region, with its own separatist movement, be the next to try to break away from Spain?
Spain's top prosecutor Jose Manuel Maza has died unexpectedly at the age of 66 while in Argentina for a conference. Maza had been leading the probe against members of Catalonia's ousted regional government.
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