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Madrid on Thursday lifted an unprecedented ban on half of most private cars as pollution in the Spanish capital eased up.
The eastern Spanish town of Ibi held its annual Enfarinats festival on Wednesday, a colourful and messy fiesta which sees revellers launch eggs, flour and firecrackers at each other in a mock coup d'etat.
Two Spanish activists have been detained in Greece after trying to smuggle eight refugees, including a Pakistani transsexual woman, out of the country.
Spanish authorities arrested two suspected jihadists in Madrid and found bullets and weapon magazines while conducting raids linked to the detentions.