The US state Department has advised Americans who are at Christmas and New year are planning to go to Barcelona to exercise extreme caution in the area of Las Ramblas in the city centre.
This is stated in the message Department on Twitter.
It is noted that “terrorists can attack without warning.” “Spain: exercise extreme caution in the areas of traffic, including buses, in the center of Barcelona La Rambla during the Christmas and new year holidays”, – stated in the message of the state Department.
“Terrorists can attack almost without warning, targeting tourist spots, transportation hubs and other public places,” – said in the state Department.
Additional details the Agency failed.
We will remind, in August 2017 in the center of Barcelona attack occurred – van ran into a crowd of people. The attack killed 14 people, more than 130 were injured. A few hours afterwards a similar incident occurred in the city of Tarragona, 120 km from Barcelona.