5:30 PM PT — Spanish police are reporting they’ve killed four terror suspects in Cambrils, a city southwest of Barcelona, in one more assault.
12:57 PM PT — THERE HAS BEEN A SECOND TERRORIST ATTACK IN BARCELONA. ANOTHER VEHICLE RAN THROUGH A SECURITY CHECKPOINT, STRIKING 2 POLICE OFFICERS. ISIS HAS NOW CLAIMED RESPONSIBILITY FOR BOTH ATTACKS.
11:02 AM PT – President Trump simply condemned the phobia assault in Barcelona and added the U.S.”will do no matter is important to assist. Be powerful & robust, we love you!”
10:53 AM PT – Police ID’d Driss Oukabir as one of many suspects concerned within the assault.
A minimum of 13 individuals are lifeless and 80 injured after a van plowed by a crowd in Barcelona… and officers are calling it a terrorist assault.
Injured lay on #Ramblas road #Barcelona Spain after terrorist assault with rental van, others attend to them pic.twitter.com/2rTqmS04TY
— NieuwsBlog (@nieuwsblog) August 17, 2017
The horrifying incident went down Thursday afternoon close to the favored vacationer space of Las Ramblas. Police are calling it a “large trampling” after the van mounted the sidewalk. Video taken on the scene reveals our bodies littered throughout the pavement. There’s additionally not less than one armed man reportedly holed up in a close-by restaurant.
The harrowing occasion comes on the heels of final week’s Charlottesville assault … the place a white nationalist plowed by a crowd in a Dodge Challenger, killing 1.
Story growing …
im so scared omg my stunning barcelona pic.twitter.com/Ezs4oiTDcL
— lai (@skmbiebs) August 17, 2017