The mayor of Bogota said the explosion in the shopping Mall terrorist attack

© AFP 2017 / Raul ArboledaВзрыв in the shopping Mall Centro Andino in Bogota. 18.06.2017The mayor of Bogota said the explosion in the shopping Mall terrorist attack© AFP 2017 / Raul Arboleda

The mayor of Colombia’s capital of Bogota Enrique Penalosa said that the explosion in a shopping Mall was a terrorist attack.

«I hurt because of cowardly terrorist attacks in Centro Andino,» Penalosa wrote in his Twitter, adding that as a result of explosion one person was lost, 11 more got wounds.

The President of Colombia, Juan Manuel Santos, in turn, ordered an inquiry in connection with the incident and expressed his condolences to the victims.

Earlier it was reported that visitors of one of the most popular shopping centers in Bogota are evacuated after a powerful explosion. Eyewitnesses said that the explosion occurred in the bathroom on the second floor of the shopping Mall Centro Andino, in the heart of the tourist area of Bogota.

#ÚLTIMAHORA Explosión en un centro comercial de Bogotá: al menos cuatro heridos. Más detalles en breve.. pic.twitter.com/F16NYTV6jy

— Informando (@InformandoRD7) 17 Jun 2017

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