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  • Tens of thousands of people angered by Spain's financial crisis are protesting in Barcelona on the Catalonia region's "National Day."

    A woman dressed in traditional costume holds flowers to be delivered at the monument of a leader killed during the fall of the city in 1714 in Barcelona, Spain, Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2012.
    LAST UPDATE : Dec 06, 2012, 11:30 PM EST
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  • In this Feb. 5, 2009 file photo, Bernard Arnault. Chairman and CEO of LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton, the Paris-based luxury goods empire, presents the group's 2008 results in Paris.

    France's richest man, Bernard Arnault — the CEO of luxury giant LVMH, which includes Christian Dior and Louis Vuitton — has confirmed reports that he is seeking Belgian citizenship.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 06, 2012, 7:00 PM EST
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  • International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission chief Poul Thomsen arrives for a meeting between Greece's Finance Minister Yannis Stournaras and the debt inspectors from the European Central Bank, European Commission and International Monetary Fund, known as the troika at Greece's Finance ministry in Athens, on Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012.

    Antonis Samaras' met with officials from the European Union, International Monetary Fund and European Central Bank.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 06, 2012, 7:00 PM EST
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  • A memorial to the victims of Katyn, the Soviet massacre of 22,000 Polish officers in 1940, in Warsaw, Poland pictured on Monday, Sept. 10, 2012.

    Documents released Monday lend weight to the belief that high-level suppression helped hide Soviet guilt.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 06, 2012, 7:00 PM EST
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  • A masked spectator watches the concert organized to support jailed Pussy Riot musicians in St. Petersburg, Russia, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012.

    A St. Petersburg music festival supporting jailed members of Pussy Riot went forward despite official pressure.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 06, 2012, 6:30 PM EST
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  • Ukrainian poet Dmytro Pavlychko, foreground center, passes by a poster depicting Ukraine's jailed former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko through prison bars on a TV screen during a rally in support of independent TVi channel in Kiev, Ukraine, Saturday, Sept. 8, 2012.

    About 1,500 people gathered on Saturday in support of the TVi channel and freedom of speech in Ukraine, ahead of parliamentary elections in October.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 06, 2012, 6:00 PM EST
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