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Police and protesters clashed on Monday in Barcelona after Spain's Supreme Court sentenced nine leaders for their involvement in an independence referendum two years ago that Madrid says was illegal. Emilio Morenatti/AP hide caption

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Spanish matador Alberto Lopez Simon makes a pass on a bull at the Plaza de Toros de Las Ventas bullring in Madrid. The restaurant Casa Toribio, located just down the street, keeps the meat from from bulls killed in bullfighting on its menu all year long. Alberto Simon/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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The 65-year-old man — unnamed by police — tried to smuggle a more than a pound of cocaine under his toupee. He was caught by Spain's National Police shortly after disembarking from a flight arriving in Barcelona from Bogota, Colombia, in June. Spanish National Police via Reuters hide caption

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Journalists surround Ángel Boza, one of five members of the "Wolf Pack," on Friday. Spain's Supreme Court found the five men guilty of gang rape, overturning previous convictions on the lesser offense of sexual abuse in a case that shook the country. Arno Rosales/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Pedro Sánchez, Spain's prime minister and Socialist Party leader, gestures to supporters outside the party headquarters following the general election in Madrid on Sunday. Bernat Armangue/AP hide caption

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Far-right party Vox supporters wave Spanish flags during a campaign rally in Seville, Spain, on Wednesday, ahead of Sunday's general election. Cristina Quicler/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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In Spain's Election, Far Right Could Win First Seats In Parliament In Decades

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The North Korean flag is flown at Madrid's North Korean embassy, which was was raided in February. Pablo Blazquez Dominguez/Getty Images hide caption

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After Madrid Embassy Raid, North Korean Defector Group Vows More Action

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Venezuelans take part in a rally in Barcelona, Spain, on Feb. 2 to show support for the movement to push Venezuela's President Nicolás Maduro out of office. Emilio Morenatti/AP hide caption

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'We're Leaving Out Of Necessity': Venezuelans Top List Of Asylum-Seekers In Spain

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Supporters cheer on leaders of the right-wing Vox party in Madrid's Plaza de Colón on Dec. 1. Paul White/AP hide caption

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In Spain, Far-Right Populists Rise On Anti-Separatist Sentiment

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José Roselló and Victoria Garcia take part in a vigil last Thursday for their son, Julen, whose body was found over the weekend in a borehole in Spain's Málaga province. Alex Zea/AP hide caption

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Neighbors gather on Thursday to show their support for the family of toddler Julen Rosello, who fell down a hole Sunday in Spain's Málaga province. Álex Zea/Europa Press via Getty Images hide caption

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Migrants disembark in a port in southern Spain, after being rescued by a Spanish nongovernmental organization's rescue vessel in December. Spain saw an influx of migrants last year, as total migration across the Mediterranean fell. Olmo Calvo/AP hide caption

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