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13 dead, 100 injured in 2 Spanish seaside city attacks

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VAN ATTACK. Medical staff members and policemen stand in a cordoned off area after a van plowed into the crowd, injuring several persons on the Rambla in Barcelona on August 17, 2017. Photo by Josep Lago/ AFP

Spain, the world’s 3rd tourism destination, has until now been spared the kind of extremist violence that has rocked nearby France, Belgium and Germany

BARCELONA, Spain (Aug. 18, 2017) — Drivers have plowed into pedestrians in two quick-succession, separate attacks in Barcelona and another popular Spanish seaside city, leaving 13 people dead and injuring more than 100 others. Continue reading 13 dead, 100 injured in 2 Spanish seaside city attacks