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Mon 11 Mar 2013

European Day for Victims of Terrorism

  • By Alain and 1 other
  • Last Update: 4 years ago
  • Madrid, Madrid, Spain

Following the Madrid train bombings on March 11, 2004, the European Commission proposed this day as a European Day of Remembrance for the Victims of Terrorism.

The day aims to remind that the battle against terrorism requires a global team effort.

The EU adopted the proposal to allocate one day a year to commemorate terrorism that occurred in the past, its victims and fight against organized crime. 

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