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    People take part in a demonstration two days after the banned independence referendum in Barcelona, Spain October 3, 2017

    Students Protest in Barcelona Against Police Brutality at Catalonia Vote (VIDEO)

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    Students have taken to the streets of Barcelona following the government's stern crackdown during Catalonia's independence referendum.

    More than 90 percent of the voters chose independence; however, the Spanish government was quick to declare "there was no referendum". The European Commission described the issue as internal affair of Spain.

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