Catalan police officers clash with pro-independence demonstrators on their way to observe demonstrations by members and supporters of the National Police and Guardia Civil, in Barcelona on Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018. The protesters lighted flares to obscure the officers’ vision.


AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti


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