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Catalonia protests after violent secession vote

People shout during a protest outside National Police main police station in Barcelona. REUTERS/Susana Vera

People shout during a protest outside National Police main police station in Barcelona. REUTERS/Susana Vera

People shout during a protest outside National Police main police station in Barcelona. REUTERS/Susana Vera
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Spanish National Police officers stand outside their hotel as they face locals protesting their presence in Pineda de Mar, north of Barcelona. REUTERS/Albert Gea

Spanish National Police officers stand outside their hotel as they face locals protesting their presence in Pineda de Mar, north of Barcelona. REUTERS/Albert Gea

Spanish National Police officers stand outside their hotel as they face locals protesting their presence in Pineda de Mar, north of Barcelona. REUTERS/Albert Gea
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Firemen stand as they take part in a protest two days after the banned independence referendum near Parliament in Barcelona. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

Firemen stand as they take part in a protest two days after the banned independence referendum near Parliament in Barcelona. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

Firemen stand as they take part in a protest two days after the banned independence referendum near Parliament in Barcelona. REUTERS/Jon Nazca
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People place flowers on the gate of the Ramon Llull high school where Spanish police clashed with voters during the banned referendum in Barcelona. REUTERS/Yves Herman

People place flowers on the gate of the Ramon Llull high school where Spanish police clashed with voters during the banned referendum in Barcelona. REUTERS/Yves Herman

People place flowers on the gate of the Ramon Llull high school where Spanish police clashed with voters during the banned referendum in Barcelona. REUTERS/Yves Herman
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People hold ballots boxes while taking part in a demonstration two days after the banned independence referendum in Barcelona. REUTERS/Yves Herman

People hold ballots boxes while taking part in a demonstration two days after the banned independence referendum in Barcelona. REUTERS/Yves Herman

People hold ballots boxes while taking part in a demonstration two days after the banned independence referendum in Barcelona. REUTERS/Yves Herman
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A car tries to get past lorries on the AP-7 motorway, which was blocked during a partial regional strike called by pro-independence parties and unions near La Roca del Valles outside Barcelona. REUTERS/Vincent West

A car tries to get past lorries on the AP-7 motorway, which was blocked during a partial regional strike called by pro-independence parties and unions near La Roca del Valles outside Barcelona. REUTERS/Vincent West

A car tries to get past lorries on the AP-7 motorway, which was blocked during a partial regional strike called by pro-independence parties and unions near La Roca del Valles outside Barcelona. REUTERS/Vincent West
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People block C-32 road during a partial regional strike called by pro-independence parties and unions in Sant Pol de Mar. REUTERS/Albert Gea

People block C-32 road during a partial regional strike called by pro-independence parties and unions in Sant Pol de Mar. REUTERS/Albert Gea

People block C-32 road during a partial regional strike called by pro-independence parties and unions in Sant Pol de Mar. REUTERS/Albert Gea
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Students, wrapped with Esteladas (Catalan separatist flags), walk through a street as they arrive to attend a protest in Barcelona. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

Students, wrapped with Esteladas (Catalan separatist flags), walk through a street as they arrive to attend a protest in Barcelona. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

Students, wrapped with Esteladas (Catalan separatist flags), walk through a street as they arrive to attend a protest in Barcelona. REUTERS/Jon Nazca
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Catalan regional police officers walk through a street covered with ballots for the banned independence referendum thrown by people outside People's Party (PP) regional headquarters during a protest in Barcelona. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

Catalan regional police officers walk through a street covered with ballots for the banned independence referendum thrown by people outside People's Party (PP) regional headquarters during a protest in Barcelona. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

Catalan regional police officers walk through a street covered with ballots for the banned independence referendum thrown by people outside People's Party (PP) regional headquarters during a protest in Barcelona. REUTERS/Jon Nazca
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Firefighters hold up their hands during a demonstration called to protest against police actions in Barcelona. REUTERS/Yves Herman

Firefighters hold up their hands during a demonstration called to protest against police actions in Barcelona. REUTERS/Yves Herman

Firefighters hold up their hands during a demonstration called to protest against police actions in Barcelona. REUTERS/Yves Herman
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People shout during a protest outside the Spanish National Police main police station in Barcelona. REUTERS/Susana Vera

People shout during a protest outside the Spanish National Police main police station in Barcelona. REUTERS/Susana Vera

People shout during a protest outside the Spanish National Police main police station in Barcelona. REUTERS/Susana Vera
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A demonstrator raises her arms next to a Catalan regional police officer outside Civil Guards barracks during a protest in Barcelona. REUTERS/Vincent West

A demonstrator raises her arms next to a Catalan regional police officer outside Civil Guards barracks during a protest in Barcelona. REUTERS/Vincent West

A demonstrator raises her arms next to a Catalan regional police officer outside Civil Guards barracks during a protest in Barcelona. REUTERS/Vincent West
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A worker closes an entrance gate to Catalunya Square subway station during a partial regional strike in Barcelona. REUTERS/Susana Vera

A worker closes an entrance gate to Catalunya Square subway station during a partial regional strike in Barcelona. REUTERS/Susana Vera

A worker closes an entrance gate to Catalunya Square subway station during a partial regional strike in Barcelona. REUTERS/Susana Vera
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A man shouts slogans as people arrive at Plaza Catalunya station during a partial regional strike in Barcelona. REUTERS/Susana Vera

A man shouts slogans as people arrive at Plaza Catalunya station during a partial regional strike in Barcelona. REUTERS/Susana Vera

A man shouts slogans as people arrive at Plaza Catalunya station during a partial regional strike in Barcelona. REUTERS/Susana Vera
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An old man sits outside an almost closed La Boqueria market during a partial regional strike in Barcelona. REUTERS/Susana Vera

An old man sits outside an almost closed La Boqueria market during a partial regional strike in Barcelona. REUTERS/Susana Vera

An old man sits outside an almost closed La Boqueria market during a partial regional strike in Barcelona. REUTERS/Susana Vera
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Picketers block Gran Via street during a partial regional strike in Barcelona. REUTERS/Vincent West

Picketers block Gran Via street during a partial regional strike in Barcelona. REUTERS/Vincent West

Picketers block Gran Via street during a partial regional strike in Barcelona. REUTERS/Vincent West
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A Spanish National Police officer helps an elderly woman during a protest against Spanish National Police outside his headquarters in Barcelona. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

A Spanish National Police officer helps an elderly woman during a protest against Spanish National Police outside his headquarters in Barcelona. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

A Spanish National Police officer helps an elderly woman during a protest against Spanish National Police outside his headquarters in Barcelona. REUTERS/Jon Nazca
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National Police officers shout and celebrate as companions arrive at their hotel while people protest outside in Pineda de Mar town, north of Barcelona. REUTERS/Albert Gea

National Police officers shout and celebrate as companions arrive at their hotel while people protest outside in Pineda de Mar town, north of Barcelona. REUTERS/Albert Gea

National Police officers shout and celebrate as companions arrive at their hotel while people protest outside in Pineda de Mar town, north of Barcelona. REUTERS/Albert Gea
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People raise their hands during a protest the day after the banned independence referendum in Barcelona. REUTERS/Enrique Calvo

People raise their hands during a protest the day after the banned independence referendum in Barcelona. REUTERS/Enrique Calvo

People raise their hands during a protest the day after the banned independence referendum in Barcelona. REUTERS/Enrique Calvo
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Catalan President Carles Puigdemont (R) and other regional government members stand with people in Plaza Sant Jaume as they join a protest called by pro-independence groups for citizens to gather at noon in front of city halls throughout Catalonia, in Barcelona. REUTERS/Juan Medina

Catalan President Carles Puigdemont (R) and other regional government members stand with people in Plaza Sant Jaume as they join a protest called by pro-independence groups for citizens to gather at noon in front of city halls throughout Catalonia,...more

Catalan President Carles Puigdemont (R) and other regional government members stand with people in Plaza Sant Jaume as they join a protest called by pro-independence groups for citizens to gather at noon in front of city halls throughout Catalonia, in Barcelona. REUTERS/Juan Medina
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People sit during a protest as Catalan regional police officers stand guard outside National Police station, in Barcelona. REUTERS/Yves Herman

People sit during a protest as Catalan regional police officers stand guard outside National Police station, in Barcelona. REUTERS/Yves Herman

People sit during a protest as Catalan regional police officers stand guard outside National Police station, in Barcelona. REUTERS/Yves Herman
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A woman runs through pigeons as she holds up an Estelada (Catalan separatist flag) during a protest a day after the banned independence referendum in Barcelona. REUTERS/Eloy Alonso

A woman runs through pigeons as she holds up an Estelada (Catalan separatist flag) during a protest a day after the banned independence referendum in Barcelona. REUTERS/Eloy Alonso

A woman runs through pigeons as she holds up an Estelada (Catalan separatist flag) during a protest a day after the banned independence referendum in Barcelona. REUTERS/Eloy Alonso
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A man shouts slogans against Spanish National Police during a gathering outside National Police station, in Barcelona. REUTERS/Eloy Alonso

A man shouts slogans against Spanish National Police during a gathering outside National Police station, in Barcelona. REUTERS/Eloy Alonso

A man shouts slogans against Spanish National Police during a gathering outside National Police station, in Barcelona. REUTERS/Eloy Alonso
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Esteladas (Catalan separatist flags) and pro-referendum banners are seen on a building in central Barcelona. REUTERS/Enrique Calvo

Esteladas (Catalan separatist flags) and pro-referendum banners are seen on a building in central Barcelona. REUTERS/Enrique Calvo

Esteladas (Catalan separatist flags) and pro-referendum banners are seen on a building in central Barcelona. REUTERS/Enrique Calvo
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A woman shouts slogans against Spanish National Police during a gathering outside National Police station, in Barcelona. REUTERS/Yves Herman

A woman shouts slogans against Spanish National Police during a gathering outside National Police station, in Barcelona. REUTERS/Yves Herman

A woman shouts slogans against Spanish National Police during a gathering outside National Police station, in Barcelona. REUTERS/Yves Herman
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People raise hands during a protest as Catalan regional police officers stand guard outside National Police station, in Barcelona. REUTERS/Enrique Calvo

People raise hands during a protest as Catalan regional police officers stand guard outside National Police station, in Barcelona. REUTERS/Enrique Calvo

People raise hands during a protest as Catalan regional police officers stand guard outside National Police station, in Barcelona. REUTERS/Enrique Calvo
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A student stands next to a huge Estelada (Catalan separatist flag) inside the University of Barcelona's historic building the day after the banned independence referendum in Barcelona. REUTERS/Eloy Alonso

A student stands next to a huge Estelada (Catalan separatist flag) inside the University of Barcelona's historic building the day after the banned independence referendum in Barcelona. REUTERS/Eloy Alonso

A student stands next to a huge Estelada (Catalan separatist flag) inside the University of Barcelona's historic building the day after the banned independence referendum in Barcelona. REUTERS/Eloy Alonso
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A woman cries during a gathering against Spanish National Police outside a National Police station, in Barcelona. REUTERS/Yves Herman

A woman cries during a gathering against Spanish National Police outside a National Police station, in Barcelona. REUTERS/Yves Herman

A woman cries during a gathering against Spanish National Police outside a National Police station, in Barcelona. REUTERS/Yves Herman
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