The head of the Spanish government Mariano Rajoy came under attack during a visit to his hometown of Pontevedra in Galicia.
According to the publication El Mundo, 17-year-old first asked for permission to be photographed with the Prime Minister, and then punched him in the face. In policy glasses flew off, and the assailant was immediately pushed back by security first premiere, and then detained by police.
El Mundo writes that several witnesses to the incident cheered the assailant shouts «Bravo!».
Minister of development of Spain Ana Maria Pastor has offered to continue the walk, which Rajoy has completed without my glasses, which broke.