The confederation of environmental groups Ecologists in Action, which organized of the Climate March in Madrid, claimed that more than 500,000 people had joined the rally on Friday, while Spanish police reported only 15,000 participants.
The Climate March was held in Madrid in connection with the international climate conference COP25. It was attended by Swedish teen eco-activist Greta Thunberg and representatives of environmental organizations Greenpeace, Alliance for Climate, 2020 Rise For Climate, and Fridays For Future.
According to the Spanish National Police, the number of participants was 15,000, which is 30 times less than claimed by organizers.
Greta Thunberg arrived in Madrid by night train from Lisbon, where she arrived on Tuesday from the United States with her father in a private catamaran Vagabonde.
The UN Climate Change Conference COP25 is being held in Madrid from 2 to 13 December and is chaired by Chile. Representatives of almost 200 countries take part in it, about 30,000 people were accredited to the event.
سایت تابناک از انتشار نظرات حاوی توهین و افترا و نوشته شده با حروف لاتین (فینگیلیش) معذور است.