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UCD (Unión de Centro Democrático)
Ultras are groups of supporters of football teams, similar to the British “firms”. The word first appeared in Italy. Ultra is Latin for beyond, the implication being that their enthusiasm is ‘beyond’ the normal. They are often associated with extreme political ideologies of the right and left.
Real Madrid supporters group with an extreme ring-wing ideology.
Unión General de Trabajadores (UGT)Unión Sindical Obrera (USO)
United Left (Izquierda Unida)
Valle de los Caídos
Virgin of Montserrat
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