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    13 people were injured in an explosion at a nightclub in the Colombian department of Cordoba, according to Blu Radio.

    According to the radio station, attackers threw an explosive device into the El Rancho de Jhon club in the city of Montelibano, where they were celebrating a victory of the Junior de Barranquilla football club in the Colombia Championship.

    ​A total of 13 people were injured. Three were seriously injured.

    ​The commander of the Cordoba police, Colonel Jairo Alfonso Baquero Puentes, reported that "of the thirteen people injured, three had to be transferred to complex clinic in Monteria, where they underwent surgery", according to El Heraldo.

    ​Police are investigating the incident.


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