- CNTV English - CCTV News

No one hurt in explosion in Spain's PP local office

06-13-2011 18:05 BJT

MADRID, June 13 (Xinhua) -- A small bomb rocked the local office of the conservative Popular Party (PP) early Monday in the northwest region of Galicia, but no one was hurt.

The explosive devise went off at around 5:00 a.m. (0300 GMT) in the town of Ordes, shattering windows of the building, destroying stairs and ceiling, and causing minor damage in neighboring buildings.

No group has yet claimed responsibility for the explosion. Police and the Civil Guard have launched investigation into the incident.

The blast came after the PP won the local and regional elections on May 22.

"We are upset by this action on such a day after the elections. We are all saddened by this news," said Ordes Mayor Manuel Regos.

Editor:Xiong Qu |Source: Xinhua

Hot Videos view more

The celebrations are still continuing as the victorious coach, Joachim Loew, has been honored for his achievement in his hometown of Freiburg.
Germany coach Loew honored in hometown of Freiburg

Chinese men´s national team continued its preparations for next year´s Asian Cup, as they managed a one-all draw against visitors Jordan during a football friendly in Harbin, the capital city of Northeast China´s Heilongjiang Province.
China held to 1-1 draw by Jordan

The defending world champs came into the contest with a perfect 6-and-oh record, but they would be in for a tough first half before opening things up in the second.
USA beat Slovenia 119-76 in quarter-finals

Hot Stories more

UK authorities believe killer of James Foley is a British national

Across the UK the hunt is on for James Foley’s killer, who authorities believe is a British national. As Richard Bestic reports from London, Prime Minister David Cameron cut short his summer break to lead his government’s response.

Israeli war jets renews Gaza strike as truce talks stalled

Three Palestinians were killed and 40 others wounded in the intensive Israeli war jets´ airstrikes on the Gaza city on Tuesday night, shortly before an end of a 24-hour ceasefire in the Gaza Strip,

Missouri police arrest dozens after violent night

As the protests in the town of Ferguson, Missouri turned violent with police facing ´heavy gunfire´ from some ´criminal elements´, cops fired tear gas, stun grenades and arrested 31 demonstrators on Monday night.

Picture in news more

More Video News

Choose TV Program