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Spanish Bond Auction Succeeds Under Intense Scrutiny – NYTimes.com

PARIS — Spain carried out a successful bond auction Thursday under intense scrutiny, even as expectations are growing that Madrid will soon ask other European nations to bail out its banking sector. The Spanish Treasury sold about 2.1 billion euros, or $2.6 billion, of bonds, slightly more than planned, after demand proved unexpectedly strong. The…