Celebrities Share Tributes to Victims of the Barcelona Terror Attack

Celebrities Share Tributes to Victims of the Barcelona Terror Attack
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On Thursday afternoon, a van sped into large crowds in the famous Las Ramblas tourist area of Barcelona, Spain. At least 12 people have died and 80 have been hospitalized, according to Catalonia's regional president as reported by the Associated Press. Police are reportedly treating the event as a terrorist attack. Catalonia is a region in northeastern Spain, and Barcelona is the largest city within it.

As information about the attack continues to be released, celebrities have taken to their social media platforms to offer thoughts and condolences in the wake of the tragedy.

Jennifer Lopez responded to the violence in a tweet in Spanish. Translated to English, she wrote, "Sending you much love and peace to the great city of #Barcelona and all its beautiful people."

https://twitter.com/JLo/status/898236695203561473

Antonio Banderas, who is from Spain, also tweeted immediately after the news broke. His tweet translates to "fused in a hug with #Barcelona":

https://twitter.com/antoniobanderas/status/898227525524107265

Alyssa Milano also tweeted a message of support to those affected in the early hours after the attack, beginning her tweet with a broken heart emoji.

https://twitter.com/Alyssa_Milano/status/898209985867513856

Read more celebrity tributes to the victims of the terror attack below.

https://twitter.com/TheEllenShow/status/898254057579479040

https://twitter.com/AshleyMGreene/status/898254820150312960

https://twitter.com/TayeDiggs/status/898252171707170816

https://twitter.com/FLOTUS/status/898225742756159489

https://twitter.com/tarastrong/status/898245821719654401

https://www.instagram.com/p/BX53s8RAiVV/?taken-by=penelopecruzoficial

Que tristeza. #barcelona

A post shared by Penélope Cruz (@penelopecruzoficial) on

https://twitter.com/realDonaldTrump/status/898243270169563136

https://twitter.com/SherylCrow/status/898256112604065793

https://twitter.com/teganandsara/status/898255106663215104

https://twitter.com/rainnwilson/status/898254524132999171

https://twitter.com/Cristiano/status/898230216568569861?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw&ref_url=http%3A%2F%2Ftime.com%2F4905079%2Fbarcelona-terrorist-attack-world-reactions%2F

https://twitter.com/tim_cook/status/898243787016650752

https://twitter.com/HayleyWi11iams/status/898257459168587776

https://twitter.com/EllenPompeo/status/898257938711625728

https://twitter.com/milliebbrown/status/898261241763741699

https://twitter.com/BarackObama/status/898261944095789056

https://twitter.com/GalGadot/status/898260214813671424

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