This Saturday, January 21, a demonstration against Pedro Sanchez in the Plaza de Cibeles in Madrid. This is a march called by Foro España Cívica and Fundación Foro Libertad y Alternativa with the motto “For Spain, democracy and the Constitution”. We tell you live the last hour of the demonstration against Pedro Sánchez.
Demonstration against Pedro Sánchez, live
Feijóo rejected the invitation
The leader of the PP, Alberto Núñez Feijóo, declined the invitation of the organizing associations, the Foro España Cívica and the Fundación Libertad y Alternativa, among others, to give prominence, he said, to civil society, although he guarantees the party’s “unequivocal” support for the protest. Politicians who want to go must do so “in a personal capacity, representing the party, yes, but they should not lead this demonstration,” he defends.
Traffic cuts in Madrid
It is expected that many Spaniards will attend the demonstration against Pedro Sánchez today in Madrid and for this reason traffic cuts are expected in Puerta del Sol, Calle Alcalá, Plaza de Cibeles, Paseo del Prado, Plaza de Cánovas del Castillo and the Plaza of the Courts. Therefore, it is recommended not to take the car if you have to go through these roads.
What time does the demonstration against Pedro Sánchez start?
The demonstration will take place today, January 21, 2023, starting at 12:00 p.m. and is celebrated for the “serious situation that Spain is going through” and for the “deterioration of our democracy, the weakening of our State and the serious erosion of the institutions”. The demonstration is expected to end around 2:15 p.m.
Which politicians will go to the demonstration against Sánchez?
The president of Vox, Santiago Abascal, will be the only national leader who will be in the demonstration against Pedro Sánchez to which Alberto Núñez Feijóo or Isabel Díaz Ayuso will not attend. The presence of the president of Nuevas Generaciones has been confirmed, Beatriz Fanjul and the PP’s deputy secretary for regional and local policy, Pedro Rollán. We will also see the former UPyD leader Rosa Díez, who is one of the organizers of this march. De Ciudadanos have confirmed the attendance of her, the party spokesperson in the Congress of Deputies, Ines Arrimadasand the vice mayoress of Madrid, begona villacis.