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    Catalan Government Declares 3 Days of Mourning After Deadly Barcelona Van Attack

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    Catalan regional president Carles Puigdemont on Thursday declared three days of mourning for the victims of a van attack in Barcelona that claimed 12 lives in what police are treating as an act of terrorism.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — "The president declares three days of mourning throughout the Catalan territory after a terrorist attack that took place in Barcelona today," the Catalan government tweeted.

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