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Madrid takes firm line as pro-independence groups march in Catalonia

Reuters Wednesday, 16 October 2019
Pro-independence groups began protest marches in Catalonia on Wednesday against the jailing of nine separatist leaders, despite a new warning by the Spanish government that it will step in if needed to guarantee security.
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