Protesters set fire to several rubbish bins during a march against the imprisonment of Spanish rapper Pablo Hasel in Barcelona, Spain on Saturday. Photo: EPA-EFE Protesters set fire to several rubbish bins during a march against the imprisonment of Spanish rapper Pablo Hasel in Barcelona, Spain on Saturday. Photo: EPA-EFE
Protesters set fire to several rubbish bins during a march against the imprisonment of Spanish rapper Pablo Hasel in Barcelona, Spain on Saturday. Photo: EPA-EFE
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Violence flares in Spain as protests over jailing of rapper extend into fifth night

  • The nine-month sentence of Pablo Hasel, known for his virulently anti-establishment raps, has sparked a debate over freedom of expression in Spain
  • Demonstrators hurled projectiles and flares at police, who fired foam bullets to disperse the crowd

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Protesters set fire to several rubbish bins during a march against the imprisonment of Spanish rapper Pablo Hasel in Barcelona, Spain on Saturday. Photo: EPA-EFE Protesters set fire to several rubbish bins during a march against the imprisonment of Spanish rapper Pablo Hasel in Barcelona, Spain on Saturday. Photo: EPA-EFE
Protesters set fire to several rubbish bins during a march against the imprisonment of Spanish rapper Pablo Hasel in Barcelona, Spain on Saturday. Photo: EPA-EFE
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