Spanish Farmers Camp Out on Motorway Before Descending on Barcelona

Spanish farmers set up camp on a Catalan motorway on February 6, ahead of a planned protest intended to block roads and https://www.20minutos.es/noticia/5216157/0/agricultores-preven-colapsar-barcelona-concentrarse-ante-accion-climatica-este-miercoles/ clog approaches to Barcelona. Footage by David Melero Pena shows groups of people preparing food and resting by fires. Melero Pena said the farmers would be "heading to Barcelona very early" on February 7. He later posted video showing several columns of tractors "already on their way." Local media https://www.catalannews.com/society-science/item/hundreds-of-farmers-begin-slow-drive-protests-towards-barcelona reported that the first tractors were expected to reach the Barcelona around noon. The farmers were intending to https://elpais.com/economia/2024-02-07/la-protesta-de-los-agricultores-de-espana-en-directo-ultimas-noticias.html meet with the president of the government of Catalonia, Pere Aragones; and the minister for climate action, food and rural affairs, David Mascort. (Footage by David Melero Pe–a/Storyful via Getty Images UGC)
Spanish farmers set up camp on a Catalan motorway on February 6, ahead of a planned protest intended to block roads and https://www.20minutos.es/noticia/5216157/0/agricultores-preven-colapsar-barcelona-concentrarse-ante-accion-climatica-este-miercoles/ clog approaches to Barcelona. Footage by David Melero Pena shows groups of people preparing food and resting by fires. Melero Pena said the farmers would be "heading to Barcelona very early" on February 7. He later posted video showing several columns of tractors "already on their way." Local media https://www.catalannews.com/society-science/item/hundreds-of-farmers-begin-slow-drive-protests-towards-barcelona reported that the first tractors were expected to reach the Barcelona around noon. The farmers were intending to https://elpais.com/economia/2024-02-07/la-protesta-de-los-agricultores-de-espana-en-directo-ultimas-noticias.html meet with the president of the government of Catalonia, Pere Aragones; and the minister for climate action, food and rural affairs, David Mascort. (Footage by David Melero Pe–a/Storyful via Getty Images UGC)
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