Tuesday, 11 March 2014

Spain marks 10th anniversary of Madrid train bombings

Tuesday, March 11 marks the 10th anniversary of the Madrid train bombings in Spain, but many survivors of the terror attack are unlikely to attend the commemoration ceremony.

The Madrid train bombings, also known in Spain as 11M, consisted of 10, almost simultaneous, coordinated bombings on the Cercanias commuter train system in Madrid, the capital of Spain.

The explosions killed 191 people and wounded a further 1,800 and the attack happened three days prior to Spain’s general elections... read the full article