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Police clash with Catalan protesters outside Camp Nou stadium during Clasico

By DW
19 December 2019   |   3:09 pm
Masked protesters set bins on fire and throw rocks and glass bottles at police who respond with foam bullets in a street near Barcelona's Camp Nou stadium as Barcelona and Real Madrid faced off Wednesday in the first Clasico of the season.

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