The police confirmed that liquidated executor of the attack in Barcelona
MOSCOW, 21 Aug — RIA Novosti. The police of Catalonia has confirmed that liquidated Subirats man was the executor of the terrorist attack in Barcelona.
“We confirm that shot in Subirats man is younès Abuaku, the executor of the terrorist attack in Barcelona,” — said the police of Catalonia on Twitter.
On the afternoon of 17 August, the van drove into a crowd of people in the area of Las Ramblas in Barcelona. Responsibility for the attack claimed by the terrorist group ISIS*. After a few hours the car drove into a group of people in Tarragona, 120 km from Barcelona. According to official data, as a result of the terrorist attacks in Spain 15 people killed, 130 injured.
Catalan police said that 22-year-old Moroccan Younes Abuaku was driving the van that crashed into pedestrians in the centre of Barcelona, after the attack he fled on foot from the scene, stole a car, killed the driver and made arrival on a police patrol.
Law enforcement agencies earlier said that the group behind the terrorist attacks in Catalonia, were 12 people. Four of them were arrested, five eliminated after the attack in Marbella, presumably two or three of them died even before the attacks in an explosion at a house in Alcanar, where terrorists were preparing a bomb.
*A terrorist organization banned in Russia