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Friday 18 April 2014

Voters punish go-it-alone leader

Regional president Artur Mas called the early election as part of a power struggle with prime minister Mariano Rajoy regarding the size of Catalonia's contribution to national coffers.But what began as a quarrel over money turned into a test of Spain's territorial integrity.

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