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  Two million march against terror
Updated 12 March 2004, 20.56
Thousands protested in Madrid
As many as two million people have taken to the streets in Spain to march against the bomb attacks in Madrid.

The prime ministers of France and Italy joined the protest, a day after 198 people were killed by the attacks.

Even though there has been very heavy rain in Spain the crowds have gathered, with umbrellas, flags and posters attacking terrorism.

Officials say terrorist group Eta are behind the attacks, but a statement from the group says they didn't do it.

Fact File
What happened
6.39am GMT: Four bombs explode on a train near the Atocha station, killing at least 59
At the same time, three bombs explode in Atocha station killing 30
6.41am GMT: Two explosions on a double-decker train kill at least 70
6.42am GMT: Bomb explodes on a train at Santa Eugenia station killing 17
Some clues found since the attacks suggest that Islamic terrorists may be behind it.

About 1,400 people were injured in the attacks on Madrid commuter trains.

Lots of public buildings in Spain have been closed for three days of public mourning.

The Spanish Prime Minister Jose Maria Aznar said 14 people of 10 different nationalities had been killed other than Spaniards, most of them from Latin America.

Paz means peace in Spanish
Paz means peace in Spanish
Eta want a part of Spain to be allowed to govern itself and have tried to use bombs on the Spanish railway system before.

But on Thursday a van was found with detonators and tapes with Islamic recordings on them inside, suggesting Islamic terrorists might have been involved.

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