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Barcelona attackers evaded checks designed to prevent attacks

Barcelona attackers evaded checks designed to prevent attacks

Spanish authorities say the Islamic State-inspired group spent months plotting their attack in a town south of the Catalan capital Barcelona.

Spain probe deepens as second suspect wins release

Spain probe deepens as second suspect wins release

Salh El Karib was allowed to go free, but required to report weekly to authorities, after the judge found that evidence against him was not solid enough to keep him under detention.

Free rent, iconic sites offered in race for London's EU agencies

Free rent, iconic sites offered in race for London's EU agencies

European cities from Amsterdam to Zagreb have lined up sweetheart deals including free rents, landmark buildings and tailor-made relocation services in a race to house two prestigious EU agencies ...

Barcelona boosts security at tourist spots after attacks

Barcelona boosts security at tourist spots after attacks

Barcelona will boost police patrols at tourist sites including the iconic Sagrada Familia church and major sports and cultural events in the wake of last week's deadly vehicle attacks in Spain, officials said on Wednesday.

Spain suspect admits terror cell planned bigger attack

Spain suspect admits terror cell planned bigger attack

An alleged member of the terror cell that unleashed carnage in Spain last week admitted to a judge on Tuesday that he and other suspects had planned a bigger attack, a judicial source said.

Four Spain attack suspects in court for questioning

Four Spain attack suspects in court for questioning

As the dust settled over five days of angst in Spain after deadly terror attacks, the four remaining alleged members of a terror cell that carried out the carnage arrived in a Madrid court on Tuesday for questioning.

Spanish police shoot dead Barcelona attack fugitive

Spanish police shoot dead Barcelona attack fugitive

Spanish police on Monday shot dead Younes Abouyaaqoub, the suspected driver of a van that mowed down pedestrians in Barcelona, after a massive manhunt for the Moroccan national who was wearing what appeared to be a suicide belt.

Spain identifies Barcelona attack driver as hunt widens

Spain identifies Barcelona attack driver as hunt widens

Spanish police said Monday they had identified the driver of a van that mowed down pedestrians in Barcelona, killing 13, as a manhunt for the suspect believed to be a Moroccan national widened across Europe.

Spanish police uncover gas arsenal as Barcelona mourns

Spanish police uncover gas arsenal as Barcelona mourns

Spanish police said on Sunday they had uncovered a cache of 120 gas canisters at a house believed to be the bomb-making factory of suspects in terror attacks that claimed 14 lives, as Barcelona mourned victims of the rampage.

Spanish police searching for van driver in Barcelona attack

Spanish police searching for van driver in Barcelona attack

Spanish police were on Saturday searching for the driver of a van that ploughed into a crowd in Barcelona, killing 13 people, in one of two deadly attacks in Catalonia carried out by a network of suspected militants.

Five suspects shot dead after driver kills 14 in Barcelona

Five suspects shot dead after driver kills 14 in Barcelona

Spain mounted a sweeping anti-terror operation on Friday after a suspected militant drove a van into crowds in Barcelona, killing 13 people before fleeing, in what police suspect was one of multiple planned attacks.

Van hits pedestrians in Barcelona 'terror attack'

Van hits pedestrians in Barcelona 'terror attack'

A driver deliberately ploughed a van into pedestrians on one of Spain's busiest streets on Thursday, wounding a number of people in what police said was a ‘terrorist attack’.