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  Countries of the European Union

 
Spannish flag (Audiovisual Library European Commission) Spain
Capital: Madrid
Language: Spanish (Castilian), Catalan, Gallego (Galician), Euskera (Basque)
Population: 40.5 million
Currency: The euro

Head of state: King Juan Carlos I
Prime minister: Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero

Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero
Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero

Special dates: National Day, 12 October

Famous for:

  • Bull-fighting
  • Flamenco dancing
  • Pablo Picasso

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