People wave Esteladas (Catalan separatist flags) as they attend a closing rally in favour of the banned October 1 independence referendum in Barcelona

People wave Esteladas (Catalan separatist flags) as they attend a closing rally in favour of the banned October 1 independence referendum in Barcelona

People wave Esteladas (Catalan separatist flags) as they attend a closing rally in favour of the banned October 1 independence referendum in Barcelona, Spain, September 29, 2017. REUTERS/Susana Vera TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

December 23, 2017 10:22 AM (UTC+8)