Friday 18 August 2017 | 1:6 AM Damascus Local Time
  • Messi And Ronaldo Lead Support Tributes For Barcelona Attack

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    Agencies (Qasioun) - Real Madrid and Barcelona players joined the footballing world to pay their tributes to the devastating terror attacks in Las Ramblas.

     

    Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, Gareth Bale and Luis Suarez led the tributes in Spain while Premier League stars Alexis Sanchez and Anthony Martial also posted on Twitter.

     

    Terrorists have killed at least 13 people and injured 64 in Barcelona using a rented van which they drove through the busy shopping district Las Ramblas mowing down terrified tourists.

     

    Cops have confirmed that one man has been arrested while another suspect has reportedly been shot and killed during a gun fight with brave officers.

     

    Cops clad in black and carrying machine guns were seen entering the Boqueria open-air market backed up by regular police armed with pistols.

     

    Footage has emerged of terrified people being evacuated as police locked down and surrounded the area.

     

    The van reportedly drove through a security point hitting three police officers before starting its deadly rampage on Las Ramblas.

     

    Police have confirmed that the van used in the sick assault has been found and had no explosives inside.

     

    Source: The Sun

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