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The last bullfights of Catalonia

Bullfighting, which Ernest Hemingway deemed an art form, will end by law in Catalonia later this summer.

Animal rights activists consider it a victory but people are deeply concerned that an important part of the culture and tradition of Spain's nationalist heartland will be lost.

Newsnight's Steve Smith reports.

  • 26 May 2011
  • From the section Europe
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