In Barcelona there was a terrorist attack

The attack killed at least 13 people.

Terrorist group “Islamic state” has claimed responsibility for the attack in Barcelona, according to Reuters.

We will remind, in the evening of August 17, a white van drove into a crowd of people on the Rambla in Central Barcelona. According to the latest data, 13 people were killed and over 50 injured.

The van driver after hitting on passers-by fled the scene, he was later arrested. Police have classified the incident as a terrorist attack.

A terrorist attack in Barcelona: detained suspects

Another suspect in the attack died in a shootout with police .