BARCELONA — The driver of ... a bomb squad deployed a robot to get near the prone body and discovered that the suicide vest was a fake, officials said. The terrorist attack was the worst in Spain since the Madrid train bombings of 2004, when 191 people.
Youths targeting a tourist bus in Barcelona ... airports and on flights. Last year, a record 75 million holiday-makers visited the country — nearly 17 million of them British. Australians did not make the top 20 list of foreign arrivals, according to.
A few days after the attack, the mayor of Barcelona, Ada Colau, held a press conference with representatives of the tourism industry. Authorities and operators said there had been very few cancellations of hotel bookings ... To top the list, Spain needed.
Police officers line the street on Las Ramblas on August 18, 2017, near the scene of the previous day's terrorist attack in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by Carl Court ... realized that their city is on the same list of targets as other major cities such.
Two brothers have been named in reports about the search for the perpetrators: Moussa Oukabir, a dual citizen of Morocco and Spain who was being ... can be seen leaving area hotels in a hurry." "But the Barcelona airport this morning was packed with.
Liverpool are another club unwilling to sell their top player even though Barcelona were reported to offer in excess of £130m for Philippe Coutinho. The list goes on and on ... All our family and friends lived near us and we had a very happy and settled.
Thanks to its strategic location on the Mediterranean coast near France, it acts as a natural ... Related: Airline stocks slump after Spain terror attacks It's not just the sea: Barcelona's airport was Europe's seventh busiest in terms of passenger traffic.
Misty Barker, an Irish freelance writer who works near ... from Spain. It is in dispute with the central government, which says the vote cannot go ahead because it is unconstitutional. Following the attack, security staff at Barcelona airport suspended.
BARCELONA, Spain — As ... reach their homes and hotels. The city center remained under heavy surveillance. More than 100,000 people, including King Felipe VI and Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy, gathered at midday Friday near the promenade for.
Sitting by the pool at our hotel near Barcelona I ... where we have been staying. Barcelona has in recent weeks been a hotbed of protest, including actions by anti-tourism activists and a strike by security guards at the airport. After Thursday, the.