Farry responds to Barcelona incident being treated as terrorism

Alliance Deputy Leader Stephen Farry MLA has responded to the terrorist incident in Barcelona, Spain in which a vehicle was driven into a crowd in the popular tourist areas Las Ramblas.

Stephen Farry MLA said: “The thoughts of the people of Northern Ireland will be very much with the victims of this brutal terrorist incident in Barcelona. Already it is clear that there have been a significant number of deaths, and we are braced for further bad news.

“It is important that we stand together across Europe and the globe in solidarity against those who seek to undermine and destroy our societies based on openness, diversity and mutual respect. In doing so, we must respond in a manner that defends these values that are so under threat.”

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