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Catalan separatists protest in Barcelona

Catalan pro-independence demonstrator runs away from riot police during a protest against police action, in Barcelona, Spain, October 26. REUTERS/Albert Gea

Catalan pro-independence demonstrator runs away from riot police during a protest against police action, in Barcelona, Spain, October 26. REUTERS/Albert Gea

Catalan pro-independence demonstrator runs away from riot police during a protest against police action, in Barcelona, Spain, October 26. REUTERS/Albert Gea
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Catalan pro-independence demonstrators and riot police clash during a protest against police action, in Barcelona, Spain, October 26. REUTERS/Albert Gea

Catalan pro-independence demonstrators and riot police clash during a protest against police action, in Barcelona, Spain, October 26. REUTERS/Albert Gea

Catalan pro-independence demonstrators and riot police clash during a protest against police action, in Barcelona, Spain, October 26. REUTERS/Albert Gea
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Catalan pro-independence demonstrators attend a protest in downtown Barcelona, Spain, October 25. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

Catalan pro-independence demonstrators attend a protest in downtown Barcelona, Spain, October 25. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

Catalan pro-independence demonstrators attend a protest in downtown Barcelona, Spain, October 25. REUTERS/Jon Nazca
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Supporters of Spanish unity attend a demonstration to call for co-existence in Catalonia and an end to separatism, in Barcelona, Spain, October 27. REUTERS/Albert Gea

Supporters of Spanish unity attend a demonstration to call for co-existence in Catalonia and an end to separatism, in Barcelona, Spain, October 27. REUTERS/Albert Gea

Supporters of Spanish unity attend a demonstration to call for co-existence in Catalonia and an end to separatism, in Barcelona, Spain, October 27. REUTERS/Albert Gea
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A supporter of Spanish unity arrives to attend a demonstration to call for co-existence in Catalonia and an end to separatism, in Barcelona, Spain, October 27. REUTERS/Sergio Perez

A supporter of Spanish unity arrives to attend a demonstration to call for co-existence in Catalonia and an end to separatism, in Barcelona, Spain, October 27. REUTERS/Sergio Perez

A supporter of Spanish unity arrives to attend a demonstration to call for co-existence in Catalonia and an end to separatism, in Barcelona, Spain, October 27. REUTERS/Sergio Perez
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Catalan pro-independence demonstrators attend a protest to call for the release of jailed separatist leaders in Barcelona, Spain, October 26. REUTERS/Albert Gea

Catalan pro-independence demonstrators attend a protest to call for the release of jailed separatist leaders in Barcelona, Spain, October 26. REUTERS/Albert Gea

Catalan pro-independence demonstrators attend a protest to call for the release of jailed separatist leaders in Barcelona, Spain, October 26. REUTERS/Albert Gea
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Catalan pro-independence demonstrators and riot police clash during a protest against police action, in Barcelona, Spain, October 26. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

Catalan pro-independence demonstrators and riot police clash during a protest against police action, in Barcelona, Spain, October 26. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

Catalan pro-independence demonstrators and riot police clash during a protest against police action, in Barcelona, Spain, October 26. REUTERS/Jon Nazca
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Police stand guard in front of Sants railway station, in Barcelona, Spain, October 27. REUTERS/Albert Gea

Police stand guard in front of Sants railway station, in Barcelona, Spain, October 27. REUTERS/Albert Gea

Police stand guard in front of Sants railway station, in Barcelona, Spain, October 27. REUTERS/Albert Gea
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Supporters of Spanish unity attend a demonstration to call for co-existence in Catalonia and an end to separatism, in Barcelona, Spain, October 27. REUTERS/Sergio Perez

Supporters of Spanish unity attend a demonstration to call for co-existence in Catalonia and an end to separatism, in Barcelona, Spain, October 27. REUTERS/Sergio Perez

Supporters of Spanish unity attend a demonstration to call for co-existence in Catalonia and an end to separatism, in Barcelona, Spain, October 27. REUTERS/Sergio Perez
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A Catalan pro-independence demonstrator faces off with riot police during a protest against police action, in Barcelona, Spain, October 26. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

A Catalan pro-independence demonstrator faces off with riot police during a protest against police action, in Barcelona, Spain, October 26. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

A Catalan pro-independence demonstrator faces off with riot police during a protest against police action, in Barcelona, Spain, October 26. REUTERS/Jon Nazca
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Catalan pro-independence demonstrators and riot police clash during a protest against police action, in Barcelona, Spain, October 26. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

Catalan pro-independence demonstrators and riot police clash during a protest against police action, in Barcelona, Spain, October 26. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

Catalan pro-independence demonstrators and riot police clash during a protest against police action, in Barcelona, Spain, October 26. REUTERS/Jon Nazca
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Catalan pro-independence demonstrators kick a police car as they clash with riot police during a protest against police action, in Barcelona, Spain, October 26. REUTERS/Albert Gea

Catalan pro-independence demonstrators kick a police car as they clash with riot police during a protest against police action, in Barcelona, Spain, October 26. REUTERS/Albert Gea

Catalan pro-independence demonstrators kick a police car as they clash with riot police during a protest against police action, in Barcelona, Spain, October 26. REUTERS/Albert Gea
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Pro-independence activists gather during a protest in Barcelona, Spain, October 23. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

Pro-independence activists gather during a protest in Barcelona, Spain, October 23. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

Pro-independence activists gather during a protest in Barcelona, Spain, October 23. REUTERS/Jon Nazca
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A police officer kicks a balloon next to a van that was covered with paint during a protest outside the Spanish government delegation offices in Barcelona, Spain, October 21. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

A police officer kicks a balloon next to a van that was covered with paint during a protest outside the Spanish government delegation offices in Barcelona, Spain, October 21. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

A police officer kicks a balloon next to a van that was covered with paint during a protest outside the Spanish government delegation offices in Barcelona, Spain, October 21. REUTERS/Jon Nazca
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Catalan pro-independence demonstrators attend a protest to call for the release of jailed separatist leaders in Barcelona, Spain, October 26. The flag reads "Freedom for political prisoners". REUTERS/Sergio Perez

Catalan pro-independence demonstrators attend a protest to call for the release of jailed separatist leaders in Barcelona, Spain, October 26. The flag reads "Freedom for political prisoners". REUTERS/Sergio Perez

Catalan pro-independence demonstrators attend a protest to call for the release of jailed separatist leaders in Barcelona, Spain, October 26. The flag reads "Freedom for political prisoners". REUTERS/Sergio Perez
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Catalan pro-independence demonstrators carry pictures of jailed or exiled Catalan politicians during a protest in downtown Barcelona, Spain, October 25.    REUTERS/Jon Nazca

Catalan pro-independence demonstrators carry pictures of jailed or exiled Catalan politicians during a protest in downtown Barcelona, Spain, October 25. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

Catalan pro-independence demonstrators carry pictures of jailed or exiled Catalan politicians during a protest in downtown Barcelona, Spain, October 25. REUTERS/Jon Nazca
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Riot police walk by a fire barricade during Catalonia's general strike in Barcelona, Spain, October 18. REUTERS/Albert Gea

Riot police walk by a fire barricade during Catalonia's general strike in Barcelona, Spain, October 18. REUTERS/Albert Gea

Riot police walk by a fire barricade during Catalonia's general strike in Barcelona, Spain, October 18. REUTERS/Albert Gea
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A Catalan demonstrator kicks a tear gas canister during Catalonia's general strike in Barcelona, Spain, October 18. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

A Catalan demonstrator kicks a tear gas canister during Catalonia's general strike in Barcelona, Spain, October 18. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

A Catalan demonstrator kicks a tear gas canister during Catalonia's general strike in Barcelona, Spain, October 18. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante
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Riot police fire a weapon during Catalonia's general strike in Barcelona, Spain, October 18. REUTERS/Juan Medina

Riot police fire a weapon during Catalonia's general strike in Barcelona, Spain, October 18. REUTERS/Juan Medina

Riot police fire a weapon during Catalonia's general strike in Barcelona, Spain, October 18. REUTERS/Juan Medina
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A Catalan demonstrator throws a tear gas canister back to the riot police during Catalonia's general strike in Barcelona, Spain, October 18. REUTERS/Albert Gea

A Catalan demonstrator throws a tear gas canister back to the riot police during Catalonia's general strike in Barcelona, Spain, October 18. REUTERS/Albert Gea

A Catalan demonstrator throws a tear gas canister back to the riot police during Catalonia's general strike in Barcelona, Spain, October 18. REUTERS/Albert Gea
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Separatist demonstrators gather at Paso de Gracia avenue during a protest after a verdict in a trial over a banned independence referendum in Barcelona, Spain, October 17. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

Separatist demonstrators gather at Paso de Gracia avenue during a protest after a verdict in a trial over a banned independence referendum in Barcelona, Spain, October 17. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

Separatist demonstrators gather at Paso de Gracia avenue during a protest after a verdict in a trial over a banned independence referendum in Barcelona, Spain, October 17. REUTERS/Jon Nazca
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Melted traffic lights are seen after clashes of separatist demonstrators in Barcelona, Spain, October 17. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

Melted traffic lights are seen after clashes of separatist demonstrators in Barcelona, Spain, October 17. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

Melted traffic lights are seen after clashes of separatist demonstrators in Barcelona, Spain, October 17. REUTERS/Jon Nazca
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People take part in a protest march in Parets Del Valles, near Barcelona, Spain, October 17. REUTERS/Juan Medina

People take part in a protest march in Parets Del Valles, near Barcelona, Spain, October 17. REUTERS/Juan Medina

People take part in a protest march in Parets Del Valles, near Barcelona, Spain, October 17. REUTERS/Juan Medina
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A person extinguishes a burning car during a protest near the Catalan Ministry of Interior in Barcelona, Spain, October 16. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

A person extinguishes a burning car during a protest near the Catalan Ministry of Interior in Barcelona, Spain, October 16. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

A person extinguishes a burning car during a protest near the Catalan Ministry of Interior in Barcelona, Spain, October 16. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante
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People hug each other during a protest after a verdict in a trial over a banned Catalonia's independence referendum in Barcelona, Spain, October 16.   REUTERS/Jon Nazca

People hug each other during a protest after a verdict in a trial over a banned Catalonia's independence referendum in Barcelona, Spain, October 16. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

People hug each other during a protest after a verdict in a trial over a banned Catalonia's independence referendum in Barcelona, Spain, October 16. REUTERS/Jon Nazca
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