17 Jan car loaded with explosives, crashed into the wall of the building of the national police Academy
Killed at least 8 students. According to recent data, about 40 people received injuries of varying severity and were sent to nearby hospitals. Information on their health status has not yet been reported.
The incident occurred in the capital of Colombia Bogota. Authorities have called that attack a terrorist attack. That was said by the Minister of defence of South American countries Guillermo Botero.
“The attack on our students from Santander police Academy of Colombia led to the death of 8 and injury of 23. I ordered the forces to redouble efforts in the area of security. Keep investigating to find the culprits. In solidarity with the families and the institution,” wrote the Minister on Twitter.
“Going to the scene. I ordered the Public forces to identify the perpetrators of this attack and bring them to justice. All Colombians reject terrorism, and we stand United to confront him. Columbia mourns, but not inclined to violence,” wrote the President of the country Ivan Duque on Twitter.
Authorities began an investigation. Responsibility for the explosion has not yet undertaken any terrorist organization.
Earlier it was reported that unknown assailants attacked a luxury hotel Dusit D2 in Nairobi, Kenya, January 15. The hotel was approached by a white car, from which came a group of people. They ran into the building, then opened fire.
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According to the latest data, the number of those killed in the attack a group of terrorists on a hotel-office complex in the Kenyan capital Nairobi has risen to 21 people. At least 19 people are reported missing.
After 20 hours of siege, the forces managed to eliminate terrorists, which kept the defense in the hall one of the buildings. At the same time, the police found the explosives in the hotel where the attack occurred.
Responsibility for the attack was assumed already by the Somali terrorist grouping “Ash-Shabab”.
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Politeka also wrote that the bar started to shoot students, dozens of people fell from the bullets.