Spain holds elections in Galicia, Basque region
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Spain holds elections in Galicia, Basque region

Bilbao : Spain | Oct 21, 2012 at 8:03 AM PDT
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Two northern regions in Spain are holding elections for their legislatures Sunday in the first popular test of the central government's stringent austerity policies since it came to power late last year. A deepening financial crisis and how best to address the nation's separatist tensions are the... FULL ARTICLE AT Taiwan News
 
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