Thousands marched through Scotland’s most populous city Saturday in favor of independence from the U.K.
It is the first of eight planned marches in 2020 by a group known as All Under One Banner (AUOB). Organizers said 80,000 took part in the march through Glasgow.
Scottish National Party leader Nicola Sturgeon is pushing for a second independence referendum this year as her pro-independence party won 48 of 57 seats in Scotland, while center-right Conservatives won the U.K. election overall last December.
U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson has consistently ruled out an independence vote.
Scotland voted to remain in the