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Season of discontent: Protests around the world

A demonstrator rides a bicycle past an improvised bonfire during a protest against the increase in subway ticket prices in Santiago, Chile, October 19. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A demonstrator rides a bicycle past an improvised bonfire during a protest against the increase in subway ticket prices in Santiago, Chile, October 19. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A demonstrator rides a bicycle past an improvised bonfire during a protest against the increase in subway ticket prices in Santiago, Chile, October 19. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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An anti-government demonstrator throws back a tear gas canister during a protest march in Hong Kong, October 20.  
 REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

An anti-government demonstrator throws back a tear gas canister during a protest march in Hong Kong, October 20. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

An anti-government demonstrator throws back a tear gas canister during a protest march in Hong Kong, October 20. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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A demonstrator runs between burning tires during a curfew, two days after the nationwide anti-government protests turned violent, in Baghdad, Iraq, October 3. REUTERS/Wissm al-Okili

A demonstrator runs between burning tires during a curfew, two days after the nationwide anti-government protests turned violent, in Baghdad, Iraq, October 3. REUTERS/Wissm al-Okili

A demonstrator runs between burning tires during a curfew, two days after the nationwide anti-government protests turned violent, in Baghdad, Iraq, October 3. REUTERS/Wissm al-Okili
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A demonstrator fires a homemade weapon during a protest against Ecuador's President Lenin Moreno's austerity measures in Quito, Ecuador, October 12 REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A demonstrator fires a homemade weapon during a protest against Ecuador's President Lenin Moreno's austerity measures in Quito, Ecuador, October 12 REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A demonstrator fires a homemade weapon during a protest against Ecuador's President Lenin Moreno's austerity measures in Quito, Ecuador, October 12 REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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A person extinguishes a burning car during a protest after a verdict in a trial over a banned Catalonia's independence referendum, near Catalan Ministry of Interior in Barcelona, Spain, October 16. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

A person extinguishes a burning car during a protest after a verdict in a trial over a banned Catalonia's independence referendum, near Catalan Ministry of Interior in Barcelona, Spain, October 16. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

A person extinguishes a burning car during a protest after a verdict in a trial over a banned Catalonia's independence referendum, near Catalan Ministry of Interior in Barcelona, Spain, October 16. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante
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A man reacts in front of Haitian National Police officers during clashes with protesters marching to demand the resignation of Haitian President Jovenel Moise, in the streets of Port-au-Prince, October 20. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares

A man reacts in front of Haitian National Police officers during clashes with protesters marching to demand the resignation of Haitian President Jovenel Moise, in the streets of Port-au-Prince, October 20. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares

A man reacts in front of Haitian National Police officers during clashes with protesters marching to demand the resignation of Haitian President Jovenel Moise, in the streets of Port-au-Prince, October 20. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares
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A demonstrator sits near burning tires as he holds a Lebanese flag during a protest over the deteriorating economic situation, in Dora, Lebanon, October 18.  
 REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir

A demonstrator sits near burning tires as he holds a Lebanese flag during a protest over the deteriorating economic situation, in Dora, Lebanon, October 18. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir

A demonstrator sits near burning tires as he holds a Lebanese flag during a protest over the deteriorating economic situation, in Dora, Lebanon, October 18. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir
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A demonstrator hangs off the bumper by his leg as he is run over by a riot police vehicle during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, October 20.  REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A demonstrator hangs off the bumper by his leg as he is run over by a riot police vehicle during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, October 20. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A demonstrator hangs off the bumper by his leg as he is run over by a riot police vehicle during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, October 20. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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Anti-government demonstrator holds U.S. flag as they march in protest against the invocation of the emergency laws in Hong Kong, October 14. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Anti-government demonstrator holds U.S. flag as they march in protest against the invocation of the emergency laws in Hong Kong, October 14. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Anti-government demonstrator holds U.S. flag as they march in protest against the invocation of the emergency laws in Hong Kong, October 14. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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Police officers stand next to a burning barricade during an anti-government protest in Hong Kong, October 20.  
 REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Police officers stand next to a burning barricade during an anti-government protest in Hong Kong, October 20. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Police officers stand next to a burning barricade during an anti-government protest in Hong Kong, October 20. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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Demonstrators carry national flags as riot police stand guard behind barbed wire during an anti-government protest in Beirut, Lebanon, October 19. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir

Demonstrators carry national flags as riot police stand guard behind barbed wire during an anti-government protest in Beirut, Lebanon, October 19. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir

Demonstrators carry national flags as riot police stand guard behind barbed wire during an anti-government protest in Beirut, Lebanon, October 19. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir
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A demonstrator throws back a tear gas canister during a protest against Ecuador's President Lenin Moreno's austerity measures in Quito, Ecuador, October 9.  REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A demonstrator throws back a tear gas canister during a protest against Ecuador's President Lenin Moreno's austerity measures in Quito, Ecuador, October 9. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A demonstrator throws back a tear gas canister during a protest against Ecuador's President Lenin Moreno's austerity measures in Quito, Ecuador, October 9. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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A subway ticket office is seen on fire during a protest against the increase in the subway ticket prices in Santiago, Chile, October 19.   REUTERS/Ramon Monroy

A subway ticket office is seen on fire during a protest against the increase in the subway ticket prices in Santiago, Chile, October 19. REUTERS/Ramon Monroy

A subway ticket office is seen on fire during a protest against the increase in the subway ticket prices in Santiago, Chile, October 19. REUTERS/Ramon Monroy
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A demonstrator gestures as he stands close to burning tires blocking a road, during a protest over unemployment, corruption and poor public services, in Baghdad, Iraq October 2. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani

A demonstrator gestures as he stands close to burning tires blocking a road, during a protest over unemployment, corruption and poor public services, in Baghdad, Iraq October 2. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani

A demonstrator gestures as he stands close to burning tires blocking a road, during a protest over unemployment, corruption and poor public services, in Baghdad, Iraq October 2. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani
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Protesters face police officers as they demonstrate at the airport, after a verdict in a trial over a banned independence referendum, in Barcelona, Spain, October 14.  
 REUTERS/Albert Gea

Protesters face police officers as they demonstrate at the airport, after a verdict in a trial over a banned independence referendum, in Barcelona, Spain, October 14. REUTERS/Albert Gea

Protesters face police officers as they demonstrate at the airport, after a verdict in a trial over a banned independence referendum, in Barcelona, Spain, October 14. REUTERS/Albert Gea
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Riot police fire tear gas to disperse demonstrators during a protest targeting the government over an economic crisis, near the government palace in Beirut, Lebanon, October 18.  REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir

Riot police fire tear gas to disperse demonstrators during a protest targeting the government over an economic crisis, near the government palace in Beirut, Lebanon, October 18. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir

Riot police fire tear gas to disperse demonstrators during a protest targeting the government over an economic crisis, near the government palace in Beirut, Lebanon, October 18. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir
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Women hold Lebanese flags as they stand on a balcony during a protest targeting the government over an economic crisis, in Beirut, Lebanon, October 19. REUTERS/Hasan Shaaban

Women hold Lebanese flags as they stand on a balcony during a protest targeting the government over an economic crisis, in Beirut, Lebanon, October 19. REUTERS/Hasan Shaaban

Women hold Lebanese flags as they stand on a balcony during a protest targeting the government over an economic crisis, in Beirut, Lebanon, October 19. REUTERS/Hasan Shaaban
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Melted traffic lights are seen after clashes of separatist demonstrators after a verdict in a trial over a banned independence referendum in Barcelona, Spain, October 17.  
 REUTERS/Jon Nazca

Melted traffic lights are seen after clashes of separatist demonstrators after a verdict in a trial over a banned independence referendum in Barcelona, Spain, October 17. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

Melted traffic lights are seen after clashes of separatist demonstrators after a verdict in a trial over a banned independence referendum in Barcelona, Spain, October 17. REUTERS/Jon Nazca
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A police vehicle burns during a protest against Ecuador's President Lenin Moreno's austerity measures in Quito, Ecuador, October 7. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A police vehicle burns during a protest against Ecuador's President Lenin Moreno's austerity measures in Quito, Ecuador, October 7. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A police vehicle burns during a protest against Ecuador's President Lenin Moreno's austerity measures in Quito, Ecuador, October 7. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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Demonstrators stand on a bridge decorated with a national flag during an anti-government protest along a highway in Jal el-Dib, Lebanon, October 21. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir

Demonstrators stand on a bridge decorated with a national flag during an anti-government protest along a highway in Jal el-Dib, Lebanon, October 21. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir

Demonstrators stand on a bridge decorated with a national flag during an anti-government protest along a highway in Jal el-Dib, Lebanon, October 21. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir
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A woman cleans at a looted supermarket as protests over an increase in public transport prompted Chile's President Sebastian Pinera to declare a state of emergency, in Concepcion, Chile, October 20. REUTERS/Juan Gonzalez

A woman cleans at a looted supermarket as protests over an increase in public transport prompted Chile's President Sebastian Pinera to declare a state of emergency, in Concepcion, Chile, October 20. REUTERS/Juan Gonzalez

A woman cleans at a looted supermarket as protests over an increase in public transport prompted Chile's President Sebastian Pinera to declare a state of emergency, in Concepcion, Chile, October 20. REUTERS/Juan Gonzalez
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Security forces aim their weapons during a protest against Ecuador's President Lenin Moreno's austerity measures, at the entrance of the National Assembly building, in Quito, Ecuador, October 8. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

Security forces aim their weapons during a protest against Ecuador's President Lenin Moreno's austerity measures, at the entrance of the National Assembly building, in Quito, Ecuador, October 8. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

Security forces aim their weapons during a protest against Ecuador's President Lenin Moreno's austerity measures, at the entrance of the National Assembly building, in Quito, Ecuador, October 8. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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Anti-government protesters adjust their Guy Fawkes masks at the start of a protest march in Hong Kong's tourism district of Tsim Sha Tsui, October 20. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

Anti-government protesters adjust their Guy Fawkes masks at the start of a protest march in Hong Kong's tourism district of Tsim Sha Tsui, October 20. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

Anti-government protesters adjust their Guy Fawkes masks at the start of a protest march in Hong Kong's tourism district of Tsim Sha Tsui, October 20. REUTERS/Umit Bektas
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Demonstrators take part in a protest against Ecuador President Lenin Moreno's austerity measures in Quito, Ecuador, October 9. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

Demonstrators take part in a protest against Ecuador President Lenin Moreno's austerity measures in Quito, Ecuador, October 9. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

Demonstrators take part in a protest against Ecuador President Lenin Moreno's austerity measures in Quito, Ecuador, October 9. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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A demonstrator falls as riot police fire a water cannon during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago,  October 20. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A demonstrator falls as riot police fire a water cannon during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, October 20. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A demonstrator falls as riot police fire a water cannon during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, October 20. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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A woman takes cover as police officers walk past during a protest after a verdict in a trial over a banned Catalonia's independence referendum, in Barcelona, Spain, October 16. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

A woman takes cover as police officers walk past during a protest after a verdict in a trial over a banned Catalonia's independence referendum, in Barcelona, Spain, October 16. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

A woman takes cover as police officers walk past during a protest after a verdict in a trial over a banned Catalonia's independence referendum, in Barcelona, Spain, October 16. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante
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Demonstrators are seen as they take part in a protest over unemployment, corruption and poor public services, in Baghdad, Iraq, October 2. REUTERS/Khalid al-Mousily

Demonstrators are seen as they take part in a protest over unemployment, corruption and poor public services, in Baghdad, Iraq, October 2. REUTERS/Khalid al-Mousily

Demonstrators are seen as they take part in a protest over unemployment, corruption and poor public services, in Baghdad, Iraq, October 2. REUTERS/Khalid al-Mousily
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The corporate building of the multinational energy company ENEL, is seen on fire during a protest against the increase in the subway ticket prices in Santiago, Chile, October 18. 
 REUTERS/Ramon Monroy

The corporate building of the multinational energy company ENEL, is seen on fire during a protest against the increase in the subway ticket prices in Santiago, Chile, October 18. REUTERS/Ramon Monroy

The corporate building of the multinational energy company ENEL, is seen on fire during a protest against the increase in the subway ticket prices in Santiago, Chile, October 18. REUTERS/Ramon Monroy
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Demonstrators use their spears against security forces during a protest against Ecuador's President Lenin Moreno's austerity measures in Quito, Ecuador, October 11. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

Demonstrators use their spears against security forces during a protest against Ecuador's President Lenin Moreno's austerity measures in Quito, Ecuador, October 11. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

Demonstrators use their spears against security forces during a protest against Ecuador's President Lenin Moreno's austerity measures in Quito, Ecuador, October 11. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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Anti-government protesters gather at the start of a protest march in Hong Kong's tourism district of Tsim Sha Tsui, China October 20. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Anti-government protesters gather at the start of a protest march in Hong Kong's tourism district of Tsim Sha Tsui, China October 20. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Anti-government protesters gather at the start of a protest march in Hong Kong's tourism district of Tsim Sha Tsui, China October 20. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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An anti-government demonstrator throws back a tear gas canister during a protest in Hong Kong, October 20. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

An anti-government demonstrator throws back a tear gas canister during a protest in Hong Kong, October 20. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

An anti-government demonstrator throws back a tear gas canister during a protest in Hong Kong, October 20. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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A Catalan demonstrator kicks a tear gas canister during Catalonia's general strike in Barcelona, Spain, October 18.   REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

A Catalan demonstrator kicks a tear gas canister during Catalonia's general strike in Barcelona, Spain, October 18. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

A Catalan demonstrator kicks a tear gas canister during Catalonia's general strike in Barcelona, Spain, October 18. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante
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A man takes photos of burned buses, which were destroyed duirng a previous day's protest against the increase in subway ticket prices in Santiago, Chile, October 20. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A man takes photos of burned buses, which were destroyed duirng a previous day's protest against the increase in subway ticket prices in Santiago, Chile, October 20. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A man takes photos of burned buses, which were destroyed duirng a previous day's protest against the increase in subway ticket prices in Santiago, Chile, October 20. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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Demonstrators gather at a protest during a curfew, two days after the nationwide anti-government protests turned violent, in Baghdad, Iraq, October 3. REUTERS/Alaa al-Marjani

Demonstrators gather at a protest during a curfew, two days after the nationwide anti-government protests turned violent, in Baghdad, Iraq, October 3. REUTERS/Alaa al-Marjani

Demonstrators gather at a protest during a curfew, two days after the nationwide anti-government protests turned violent, in Baghdad, Iraq, October 3. REUTERS/Alaa al-Marjani
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An anti-government protester is restrained by riot police in Hong Kong, October 20. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

An anti-government protester is restrained by riot police in Hong Kong, October 20. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

An anti-government protester is restrained by riot police in Hong Kong, October 20. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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An anti-government demonstrator throws back a tear gas canister with a tennis racket during a protest in front of Tsim Sha Tsui Police Station in Hong Kong, October 20.  
 REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

An anti-government demonstrator throws back a tear gas canister with a tennis racket during a protest in front of Tsim Sha Tsui Police Station in Hong Kong, October 20. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

An anti-government demonstrator throws back a tear gas canister with a tennis racket during a protest in front of Tsim Sha Tsui Police Station in Hong Kong, October 20. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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Chilean soldiers gather near demonstrators, one of whom holds a Chilean flag, during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile, October 20. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Chilean soldiers gather near demonstrators, one of whom holds a Chilean flag, during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile, October 20. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Chilean soldiers gather near demonstrators, one of whom holds a Chilean flag, during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile, October 20. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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A demonstrator holds a Lebanese flag during a protest over deteriorating economic situation in Beirut, Lebanon, October 17. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir

A demonstrator holds a Lebanese flag during a protest over deteriorating economic situation in Beirut, Lebanon, October 17. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir

A demonstrator holds a Lebanese flag during a protest over deteriorating economic situation in Beirut, Lebanon, October 17. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir
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Iraqi security forces attempts to disperse the demonstrators by water during a protest against government corruption amid dissatisfaction at lack of jobs and services in Baghdad, Iraq, October 1. REUTERS/Khalid al-Mousily

Iraqi security forces attempts to disperse the demonstrators by water during a protest against government corruption amid dissatisfaction at lack of jobs and services in Baghdad, Iraq, October 1. REUTERS/Khalid al-Mousily

Iraqi security forces attempts to disperse the demonstrators by water during a protest against government corruption amid dissatisfaction at lack of jobs and services in Baghdad, Iraq, October 1. REUTERS/Khalid al-Mousily
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Riot police fire a weapon during Catalonia's general strike in Barcelona, Spain, October 18. REUTERS/Juan Medina

Riot police fire a weapon during Catalonia's general strike in Barcelona, Spain, October 18. REUTERS/Juan Medina

Riot police fire a weapon during Catalonia's general strike in Barcelona, Spain, October 18. REUTERS/Juan Medina
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Demonstrators hold Iraqi flags as they take part in a protest over unemployment, corruption and poor public services, in Baghdad, Iraq, October 2. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani

Demonstrators hold Iraqi flags as they take part in a protest over unemployment, corruption and poor public services, in Baghdad, Iraq, October 2. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani

Demonstrators hold Iraqi flags as they take part in a protest over unemployment, corruption and poor public services, in Baghdad, Iraq, October 2. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani
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A Catalan demonstrator throws a tear gas canister back to the riot police during Catalonia's general strike in Barcelona, Spain, October 18. REUTERS/Albert Gea

A Catalan demonstrator throws a tear gas canister back to the riot police during Catalonia's general strike in Barcelona, Spain, October 18. REUTERS/Albert Gea

A Catalan demonstrator throws a tear gas canister back to the riot police during Catalonia's general strike in Barcelona, Spain, October 18. REUTERS/Albert Gea
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