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Barcelona terror incident: US counter-terrorism centre had alerted Spanish intelligence of attack
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Barcelona terror incident: US counter-terrorism centre had alerted Spanish intelligence of attack

US security agencies warned Spain in May that the Islamic State group was planning an attack in Barcelona, where the jihadists claimed a deadly van rampage earlier in August, local media said on Thursday

Barcelona attacks: Death toll rises to 16 as 51-year-old German woman dies in hospital
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Barcelona attacks: Death toll rises to 16 as 51-year-old German woman dies in hospital

The number of people killed in twin vehicle attacks in Spain last week rose to 16 on Sunday, local authorities in Barcelona said

Thousands in Spain march against terror attacks in Barcelona
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Thousands in Spain march against terror attacks in Barcelona

Tens of thousands of Spaniards and foreigners staged a defiant march against terror through Barcelona on Saturday following last week's deadly vehicle rampages

Barcelona attack aftermath: Spanish King Felipe VI to participate in march against terror
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Barcelona attack aftermath: Spanish King Felipe VI to participate in march against terror

Tens of thousands of Spaniards and foreigners are to stage a defiant march against terror through Barcelona on Saturday following last week's deadly vehicle rampages

After tip-off, Dutch police arrest Spanish man driving van with gas canisters
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After tip-off, Dutch police arrest Spanish man driving van with gas canisters

Dutch police are investigating possible terror links after arresting a Spaniard driving a van containing gas canisters close to a rock concert

France defender Lucas Digne helped the injured after van attack in Barcelona, claims Spanish media
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France defender Lucas Digne helped the injured after van attack in Barcelona, claims Spanish media

The 24-year-old Barcelona defender, who lives near the central Las Ramblas boulevard where the attack took place, raced to the scene with napkins and water.

Spain terror attacks: Death toll rises to 15 as man stabbed in car linked to case, says Catalan govt
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Spain terror attacks: Death toll rises to 15 as man stabbed in car linked to case, says Catalan govt

The death toll in Spain's terror attacks has risen to 15, Catalonia's regional minister Joaquim Forn said on Monday.

La Liga: Coach Ernesto Valverde says Barcelona win was vital to help lift spirits in Catalan capital after attack
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La Liga: Coach Ernesto Valverde says Barcelona win was vital to help lift spirits in Catalan capital after attack

"Today was a special day in many ways," said Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde after his first league match in charge of the Spanish giants.

Barcelona terror attack: Italian father, American couple, Portuguese grandmother among those killed
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Barcelona terror attack: Italian father, American couple, Portuguese grandmother among those killed

The 14 people killed in vehicle attacks in Barcelona spanned different generations — from age 3 to age 80 — and leave behind devastated loved ones.

Spain attacks: Police hunt 'missing' Moroccan imam suspected of creating terror cell
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Spain attacks: Police hunt 'missing' Moroccan imam suspected of creating terror cell

In a little Spanish town by the Pyrenees mountains, a Moroccan imam has come under intense scrutiny, accused of creating the terror cell that allegedly launched the twin attacks in Spain.

Barcelona terror attack: Missing seven-year-old British-Australian boy confirmed dead
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Barcelona terror attack: Missing seven-year-old British-Australian boy confirmed dead

The body of a seven-year-old boy with dual British-Australian nationality, who had been missing since the terror attacks, has been identified by his father.

Indian-origin-Briton Harry Athwal hailed as hero after he risked his life to comfort Barcelona terror attack victim
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Indian-origin-Briton Harry Athwal hailed as hero after he risked his life to comfort Barcelona terror attack victim

A 44-year-old Briton, believed to be of Indian-origin, is being hailed as a hero after he risked his life to comfort a young victim of the terror attack in Spain in which a van ploughed into pedestrians, media reports said.

Islamic State used Welsh companies to finance terror, including Barcelona, Cambrils attacks: Report
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Islamic State used Welsh companies to finance terror, including Barcelona, Cambrils attacks: Report

The Islamic State terror group has used a network of companies operating out of Wales in the UK to finance terror plots, including the recent attacks in Spain.

Spain terror attack: Barcelona pays homage to victims, probe zeroes in on missing Moroccan imam
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Spain terror attack: Barcelona pays homage to victims, probe zeroes in on missing Moroccan imam

Grief-stricken Barcelona paid homage Sunday to victims of two terror assaults at Sagrada Familia church, as investigators turned their focus to a missing Moroccan imam.

Barcelona terror attack: Security ramped up for Catalan club's emotional La Liga opener against Real Betis
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Barcelona terror attack: Security ramped up for Catalan club's emotional La Liga opener against Real Betis

Given the increase in situations of danger, terrorism, the club have already taken measures to reinforce security," said a Barcelona club spokesperson.

Spain attacks: Terror cell behind twin strikes 'dismantled', says interior minister Juan Zoido
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Spain attacks: Terror cell behind twin strikes 'dismantled', says interior minister Juan Zoido

The terror cell behind Spain's deadly twin attacks has been "dismantled", Interior Minister Juan Ignacio Zoido said on Saturday.

Barcelona terror attack: Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane shows support for victims ahead of La Liga opener
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Barcelona terror attack: Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane shows support for victims ahead of La Liga opener

Thirteen people were killed when a van ploughed into packed crowds on Barcelona's Las Ramblas on Thursday.

Barcelona terror attack: 'I am not afraid' say defiant Spaniards as world unites to honour victims
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Barcelona terror attack: 'I am not afraid' say defiant Spaniards as world unites to honour victims

Fourteen people were killed and more than 100 injured on the famous Las Ramblas when a suspected terrorist ploughed a rented van through crowds of tourists.

Barcelona terror attack: Police names three Moroccans suspected of carrying out ambush
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Barcelona terror attack: Police names three Moroccans suspected of carrying out ambush

Spanish police released the names of three Moroccans suspected of deadly terror attacks and who were shot dead overnight by security forces in the seaside resort of Cambrils.

Barcelona terror attack: Donald Trump calls Spanish PM Mariano Rajoy, offers full support in investigation
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Barcelona terror attack: Donald Trump calls Spanish PM Mariano Rajoy, offers full support in investigation

US President Donald Trump pledged the full support of the United States in investigating the attacks in Spain's Barcelona and Cambrils