Barcelona balances security and freedom after deadly attacks
MADRID (Reuters) Spain northeastern region of Catalonia, hit last week by two Islamist militant attacks which killed 15 people, is to deploy more police, install bollards in canada goose factory sale Barcelona and step up security around stations and tourist landmarks.
The aim is to strike a balance between canada goose uk black friday security and not overloading residents canada goose uk shop with restrictions.
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A van ploughed into Canada Goose sale crowds of holidaymakers and local residents on Barcelona crowded Las cheap Canada Goose Ramblas canadian goose jacket boulevard last Thursday, killing 13 people. Two others were killed during the driver getaway and in a separate attack in canada goose black friday sale Cambrils.
The Barcelona rampage reignited a row over how cities can better prevent such attacks. Militants have used trucks and cars as weapons to kill nearly 130 people in France, Germany, Britain, Sweden and Spain over the past canada goose coats 13 months.
The regional capital, canada goose which receives around 30 million visitors a year, is home to Canada Goose online several landmarks designed by architect Antoni Gaudi, including the towering Sagrada Familia. Forn added that some 10 percent more police would be deployed.
Islamic State, which claimed responsibility for the attacks in Catalonia, issued a video via one of its official channels on Wednesday showing two of its fighters making threats in Spanish against Spain, interspersed with images of the canada goose uk outlet aftermath of the canada goose clearance Barcelona attack.
One fighter pledged to avenge Muslim Canada Goose Online blood spilled by the Spanish Inquisition, established in 1478, and what he said cheap canada goose uk was the killing Spain was currently engaged in against Islamic State.
The car used in the attack in Cambrils, south of Barcelona, was buy canada goose jacket cheap caught on camera uk canada goose outlet speeding in the Paris region days earlier.
are still trying to establish why they were in the Paris area, French Interior Minister Gerard Collomb told reporters at a joint news conference in Paris with his Spanish counterpart on Wednesday.
Spanish Interior Minister Juan Ignacio Canada Goose Outlet Zoido said France and Spain would continue to reinforce border checks canada goose coats on sale and step up information exchanges, including of passenger information in real time.
One of the suspects has said the leader of the militant group was an imam, Abdelbaki Es Satty, who died a day before the Barcelona attack when a house the group was using to build bombs blew up.
Court officials in Spain Valencia region said on Wednesday that Spain had issued an expulsion order against Es Satty buy canada goose jacket after canada goose store he served a four coats https://www.canadagoosejacketsalesca.co.uk year jail term for drug trafficking but that this was annulled by a court in 2015 uk canada goose after Es Satty appealed.
The judge at the time overturned the expulsion order partly because Es Satty had employment roots in Spain which he said his efforts to integrate in Spanish society.
People gather at an impromptu memorial where a van crashed into pedestrians at Las Ramblas in Barcelona, Spain. REUTERS/Albert Canada Goose Jackets Gea
A dozen Islamist militants suspected of involvement in the plot were either killed or arrested. A judge on Tuesday ordered two suspects jailed, one remained in police custody pending further investigation canada goose clearance sale and a fourth was freed with conditions.
Reporting by Inmaculada Sanz, Emma Pinedo, Tomas Cobos, Jesus Canada Goose Parka Aguado and Adrian Croft, Additional reporting by Sudip Kar Gupta in Paris, Writing by Sarah White; Editing by Jeremy Gaunt.