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Murder in Madrid, 10 years on

A decade after terrorists targeted the Spanish capital in a precursor to the 7/7 strikes in London, Andrew Staniforth examines the lessons learned.

Murder in Madrid, 10 years on

Date - 11th March 2014
By - Andrew Staniforth - Police Oracle
A decade ago, on the morning of Thursday, 11 March 2004, al Qaeda terrorist cell members placed 13 rucksack Improvised Explosive Devices (IED's) containing 1 kg of explosives packed with nails on four separate commuter trains in Madrid.Within just...
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