Emiratis not among Barcelona terror attacks victims: UAE Embassy

Emiratis not among Barcelona terror attacks victims: UAE Embassy

Abu Dhabi - Embassy assures safety of Emiratis in Spanish city



By Web Report

Published: Fri 18 Aug 2017, 5:20 PM

Last updated: Sat 19 Aug 2017, 9:43 AM

The UAE Embassy in Madrid, on Friday, contacted the Spain's Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation and the UAE Consulate General in Barcelona for assurance on the safety of Emirati citizens and enquire about their condition after the terror attacks on Thursday.
No UAE nationals were hurt in the horrific van terror attack, which took place in Las Ramblas avenue in the center of Barcelona.
In case of emergencies, UAE nationals must call the Embassy on +34915701004 or +34932408550 or +34669444444

Spanish police shot dead five would-be attackers after confronting them early on Friday in a town south of Barcelona where hours earlier a suspected militant drove a van into crowds, killing 13 people and wounding scores of others.


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