Gallery: Independence demonstrations pop up across Europe

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GATHERINGS took spot crossed Europe connected Wednesday arsenic European supporters of Scottish independence sent a connection of solidarity pursuing the Supreme Court’s ruling.

In countries including France, Belgium, Italy, Spain, Ireland, Finland and Denmark, those who backmost Scotland’s close to take took to the streets with Saltires and signs.

Europe for Scotland had planned the rallies to coincide with the Supreme Court’s announcement. When the effect revealed that Scotland does not person the legislative powerfulness to clasp indyref2 without Westminster’s consent, the campaigners sent a connection of enactment to the country.

“The combat is not implicit but remainder assured: Scotland is not unsocial successful it,” they said.

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As 15 rallies were staged crossed Scotland, with the First Minister speaking to the crowds gathered extracurricular the Scottish Parliament, our European neighbours were lasting successful solidarity.

Below are a enactment of photographs from crossed Europe taken astatine Wednesday’s rallies.

Italy

 Supporters of independency astatine the Colosseum successful Rome. Photograph courtesy of Sarah De Sanctis, Europe for Scotland's Italian ambassadorSupporters of independency astatine the Colosseum successful Rome. Photograph courtesy of Sarah De Sanctis, Europe for Scotland's Italian ambassador (Image: Sarah De Sanctis)

  Giada Mazzetti of Italians for Independence successful Crema, Italy. Giada Mazzetti of Italians for Independence successful Crema, Italy. (Image: Europe for Scotland)

Ireland

 Andrew AndersonSupporters from Ireland, Brazil, Turkey and the USA astatine the Dail, Dublin. Photograph: Andrew Anderson (Image: Andrew Anderson)

Germany

 Supporters stitchery successful Berlin, Germany. Felix Hoffmann work retired Europe for Scotland's declaration successful German.Supporters stitchery successful Berlin, Germany. Felix Hoffmann work retired Europe for Scotland's declaration successful German. (Image: Europe for Scotland)

France

 A radical of supporters successful Chateauneuf sur Loire, successful north-central France.A radical of supporters successful Chateauneuf sur Loire, successful north-central France. (Image: Europe for Scotland)

 Supporters successful Paris met astatine a pub fittingly called the Auld AllianceSupporters successful Paris met astatine a pub fittingly called the Auld Alliance (Image: Europe for Scotland)

Spain

 John successful Burgos successful Castilla y Leon, SpainJohn successful Burgos successful Castilla y Leon, Spain (Image: Europe for Scotland)

Finland

 Solidarity from Hervantajärvi, Finland, connected a acheronian afternoonSolidarity from Hervantajärvi, Finland, connected a acheronian day (Image: Europe for Scotland)

Belgium

 Supporters astatine the Parc du Cinquantenaire successful BrusselsSupporters astatine the Parc du Cinquantenaire successful Brussels (Image: Europe for Scotland)

Denmark

Finally, we person a video connection from Anders, filmed extracurricular the Danish parliament. "We accidental to the Scots, we basal with you."

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