‘Hundreds of demonstrators have taken to the streets in the city of Palma to express their support for the independence of the wealthy northeastern region of Catalonia from Spain.

Protesters marched through the capital of the Mediterranean island of Majorca, waving Catalan flags and carrying pro-independence banners.

Majorca is not considered a part of modern Catalonia, but historically, the island was part of a larger Catalonia that included the Balearic Islands.’

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