SPANISH CATALAN CLASHES – Police clash with Catalan separatists as Spanish government holds cabinet meeting

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Spain’s Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez arrived for the government’s cabinet meeting held in Barcelona amid protests and roadblocks throughout the region by pro-independence groups who reject the unusual decision to hold the weekly meeting in the Catalan capital.

A 600-strong police contingent was deployed to Barcelona to prevent possible flares of violence despite calls by jailed separatist leaders on Thursday to keep the protests peaceful.

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