“A second Spanish policeman has died following the attack on the Spanish embassy in Kabul (Afghanistan) on Friday evening, the Spanish Home Office said in a statement.
The two dead police officers were named as 48-year old Isidro Gabino Sanmartín Hernández, from León (Castilla y León) and Jorge Garcia Tudela, who lived in Granada (Andalusia).
Mariano Rajoy said at around 6:30 p.m. on Friday evening that only one Spanish policeman had been “lightly injured”, but announced during an election rally in Orihuela (Valencia) less than an hour later that an officer had been killed: “they’ve told me that the Home Office wishes Spaniards to know a policeman has died during the attack in Kabul”.
A Home Office spokeswoman told The Spain Report that it was the same officer who had earlier been reported injured and that he was the only Spanish fatality or casualty……”
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RIP my friend Gabi
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