Carles Puigdemont texts: 'It's over. Our own followers have given us up'

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El Pais and other Spanish and Catalan-language papers lead with the news that pro-independence leader Carles Puigdemont has appeared to admit defeat to central government. That's after one of his texts was filmed. We also look at reports that Vladimir Putin is planning an alternative Russian Games for banned athletes unable to attend the Winter Olympics in South Korea. And, at a revolutionary blood test that could detect the early onset of Alzheimer's disease.

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