Local authorities of Barcelona and the Spanish press provide different figures regarding victims of today’s terrorist attack. While the city hall reports three deceased, El Pais says at least 13 have died in the accident.
ÚLTIMA HORA | La Generalitat de Cataluña confirma 13 personas muertas y 50 heridos en el atentado de Barcelona https://t.co/7GVta71l4U— EL PAÍS (@el_pais) 17 августа 2017 г.
Meanwhile, the foreign ministry of Ukraine checks if any Ukrainians suffered in the tragedy.
Earlier today, the truck mowed down a crowd in the downtown Barcelona, injuring a dozen of people. Fatalities were reported as well. The local authorities called the disaster a terrorist act.