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Spain PM received booby-trapped letter last week

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MADRID: Spanish Prime minister Pedro Sanchez received a booby-trapped letter last week which was “similar” to one which exploded Wednesday at Ukraine’s embassy in Madrid, the interior ministry said Thursday.
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