Pamplona festivities begin

The 'Chupinazo' opens the San Fermin fiestas in Pamplona, northern Spain, beginning nine days of revelry, morning bull-runs.

A banner, left, that calls for the transfer of ETA prisoners to prisons in the Basque country is seen during the 'Chupinazo,' the official opening of the 2010 San Fermin fiestas on Tuesday, July 6, 2010, in Pamplona, Spain.(AP Photo/Victor R. Caivano)

A banner, left, that calls for the transfer of ETA prisoners to prisons in the Basque country is seen during the 'Chupinazo,' the official opening of the 2010 San Fermin fiestas on Tuesday, July 6, 2010, in Pamplona, Spain.(AP Photo/Victor R. Caivano)

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