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18/08/2017 - 07:33

Most public services back to normal

Except round Plaça de Catalunya and La Rambla, public transport and municipal facilities have resumed normal service

Ada Colau atemptat Rambla

17/08/2017 - 21:51

“The avalanche of solidarity makes us strong. Barcelona is a city of peace, open to the world and proud of its diversity”

Minute’s silence at 12 midday, this Friday, in Plaça de Catalunya, in solidarity with the victims of the terrorist attack on the Rambla. Three days of official mourning have been declared.

17/08/2017 - 17:38

All municipal services have been activated following the attack on the Rambla

Barcelona City Council has activated the Municipal Basic Emergency Plan for Multiple Victim Incidents after the massive crash this afternoon on Rambla de Barcelona.

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