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Colombia: Emergency services on scene after explosion in Bogota shopping mall01:10

Colombia: Emergency services on scene after explosion in Bogota shopping mall

Colombia, Bogota
June 18, 2017 at 01:42 GMT +00:00 · Published

At least three people were killed and 11 more injured in Bogota, Saturday, after an explosion rocked Andino shopping centre in the Zona Rosa neighbourhood of the Colombian capital.

According to reports, an explosion went off inside ladies bathroom located on the second floor of the mall.

Bogota’s Mayor Enrique Penalosa described the incident on Twitter as a “cowardly terrorist attack”. However, other authorities did not immediately confirm whether the shopping mall had been bombed or if the explosion was due to an accident.

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At least three people were killed and 11 more injured in Bogota, Saturday, after an explosion rocked Andino shopping centre in the Zona Rosa neighbourhood of the Colombian capital.

According to reports, an explosion went off inside ladies bathroom located on the second floor of the mall.

Bogota’s Mayor Enrique Penalosa described the incident on Twitter as a “cowardly terrorist attack”. However, other authorities did not immediately confirm whether the shopping mall had been bombed or if the explosion was due to an accident.

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