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The aftermath of the deadly attacks in Barcelona

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French tourists flee Plaça de Catalunya a half hour after the vehicle terror attack.

French tourists flee Plaça de Catalunya a half-hour after the vehicle terror attack.

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Angel Garcia 

Thousands of people marched to the Plaça de Catalunya in Barcelona Friday, chanting “I'm not afraid” in Catalan. It was a show of solidarity after a series of terrorist attacks claimed by ISIS rocked Spain. About 14 people were killed and several more were injured in the tourist-heavy Las Ramblas area of Barcelona when a van plowed into pedestrians. Liz Castro, a writer and longtime resident of Barcelona, witnessed the march on Friday.

Listen to the full interview with The World's Marco Werman above. 

Angel Garcia, a photojournalist based in Barcelona, captured the scene following the attack:

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People walk away from the city center shortly after the attack occurred.

People walk away from the city center shortly after the attack in Barcelona occurred.

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Angel Garcia

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People stand on the threshold of a home on a street just outside Plaça de Catalunya as police searched for the attackers on Thursday.

People stand on the threshold of a home on a street just outside Plaça de Catalunya as police searched for the attackers on Thursday.

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Angel Garcia

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Police exit the cordoned-off area of Las Ramblas.

Spanish police exit the cordoned-off area of Las Ramblas.

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Angel Garcia 

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A woman wounded in the attack is taken to a Barcelona hospital.

A woman wounded in the attack is taken to a Barcelona hospital.

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Angel Garcia

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Las Ramblas of Barcelona, cordoned off the night after the attack.

This is Las Ramblas of Barcelona, cordoned off the night after the attack.

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Angel Garcia

 

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