Leader of the far-right group Hogar Social Madrid, Melisa Dominguez was arrested in Madrid on Friday, during a protest against the government of Pedro Sanchez in front of the headquarters of the Spanish Socialist Workers' Party (PSOE).
According to police sources, Dominguez's arrest occurred when protesters were asked by the police to remove two signs that read «900,000 people without receiving... Еще the ERTE» and «Tens of thousands of deaths.»
Dominguez was seen being arrested, with protesters confronting the police. The participants of the pot-banging protest were also seen carrying Spanish flags, including those from the times of Franco dictatorship.
On its Twitter page, Hogar Social Madrid claimed that several protesters had been fined.
According to the Health Ministry, 234,824 cases of COVID-19 and 28,628 deaths related to it have been recorded in Spain to date.