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rambla

[′ram·blə]
(geology)
A dry ravine, or the dry bed of an ephemeral stream.
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Le 17 aout dernier, un jeune Marocain vivant en Espagne a fonce dans la foule sur les Ramblas au volant d'une camionnette, faisant 14 morts et plus de 120 blesses.
La "celula de Ripoll", autora de los hechos de la ciudad condal y Cambrils, perfectamente sabia que una accion contundente en Las Ramblas, punto neuralgico de la vieja ciudad mediterranea, tendria un enorme Impacto mediatico al tratarse de una de las zonas turisticas mas importante no solo de Europa sino de todo el planeta y que, con toda seguridad, habria victimas de muchos paises, como sucedio.
The judge ordered him detained along with Driss Oukabir, 28, who has admitted hiring the van used to murder 13 people on Las Ramblas last week.
Thirteen died in the attack on Las Ramblas, while one other was killed in the attack in the resort town of Cambrils later that day.
The four are the only alleged members of the group still alive after Younes Abouyaaqoub, 22, the driver of the Las Ramblas van, was killed police on Monday.
Police have revealed that he stole a car and killed its owner as he made his getaway after fleeing the carnage in Las Ramblas on foot.
A van was driven into pedestrians on La Rambla in Barcelona, Spain, on the afternoon of 17 August, killing 15 and injuring at least 130.
Thirteen were killed when the van, allegedly driven by Abouyaaqoub, swerved through crowds in the busy area Las Ramblas in Barcelona on Thursday, and one woman died during a second attack in Cambrils hours later, in which five attackers were killed by police.
Police declined to confirm that Younes Abouyaaquoub, a 22-year-old Moroccan, was the suspected fugitive who allegedly drove the van down Las Ramblas promenade on Thursday.
Asi, antes de que los descubrieran, realizaron "a la desesperada" un ataque "rudimentario": el jueves 17 uno de ellos atropello con una camioneta a una multitud que caminaba por Las Ramblas,en Barcelona .
people at Las Ramblas in Barcelona, but will not name him.