A SPANISH journalist was hit in the face with a flag and allegedly insulted whilst reporting on the Cataluñan referendum.
Appropriately-named Laura Catalan, who works for the TV3 television channel, was broadcasting in Barcelona when a Spanish flag on a long pole hit her in the face as insults were hurled at her from.
She appeared annoyed but carried on reporting regardless.
She was not believed to have been injured in the reported incident.
— Caso Aislado (@CasoAislado_Es) October 8, 2017