Catalonia orders local lockdown as Spain battles new virus surges
#CORONAVIRUS update 7/15/2020: *Lockdown imposed in 160,000 people in Catalonia as new clusters erupt. *Victoria, Australia, report 238 new cases. Lockdown breaches blamed. *Florida records new daily high for Covid-19 deaths: 132. *Tokyo may raise alert.
Earlier this week, @elpais and @guardian broke the stunning news that the Speaker of the Parliament of Catalonia had been infected with NSO Group malware, a notorious cyberweapon nominally used for catching terrorists. 1/
The leader of Spain’s Catalonia called on residents of an area that has seen a surge in virus cases to stay at home, despite a ruling by a judge who threw out a mandatory lockdown order for the district of 160,000 people
The leader of Spain’s Catalonia urged the 160,000 people living in an area where coronavirus cases have increased to stay home, defying a court ruling that rejected a mandatory lockdown
Government of Catalonia (7.5m people) holds a vote for independence on Oct 1. Spain's police+intel are trying to stop it. Do you support:
Police violence against citizens in #Catalonia is shocking. The Spanish government must act to end it now.
Solidarity with Catalonia! The Spanish government is at war with democracy and civil rights - and the whole world is watching ✊️
Spain's says many images of Catalonia police violence were "fake" UK's disagrees