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  • He also put down the maroons or runaway slaves who had long been the pest of the island.
  • He also agreed to respect the freedom of the maroons who had fled from their masters to join the Cubans during the ten years war, and this led to Spains very soon granting gradual emancipation to the remainder of the slaves who had stood by their owners.
 
 

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