The farmers protests They face their seventh day this Monday, after a weekend marked by the mobilizations that reached Valladolid, where the gala of the Goya Awardsand before that to Madrid, where a meeting was called in front of the Metropolitano football stadium and ended with some incidents and confrontations with the Police.
Since last Tuesday, the day the mobilizations began, the Ministry of the Interior has identified 8,400 people for possible sanctions, with the filing of 3,065 administrative complaints for road closures and tractor-trailers in different parts of Spain. In addition, the number of detainees has increased to 31 people accumulated since last Tuesday.
On this DGT map you can consult in real time the road cuts due to the truckers’ strike.
This Monday the indefinite strike of the activity of the primary sector and of self-employed transporters and SMEs is maintained, which was ratified this Saturday by the National Platform for the Defense of Transport. Mobilizations and road closures are expected in different parts of the country.
Of the protests that stand out for this week is the one that will be carried out on Wednesday the 14th in front of Mercamadrid, which will be followed throughout the month with a tractor march on the highways of Madrid and a demonstration to the headquarters of the European Commission.