Islamist terrorism has exploded in Spain as it has around the world. But the country has a longer history with political violence.
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The tree-lined main street is known as La Rambla, although the sections of the strip and the warren of winding side streets are collectively called Las Ramblas.
The use of cars, trucks, planes and other vehicles is growing in popularity as a means of inflicting terror.
from NBC News World News http://www.nbcnews.com/news/world/vehicles-are-becoming-weapons-choice-terrorists-n768846?cid=public-rss_20170819
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