Sant Sebastià beach in Barcelona was evacuated on Sunday, August 25, after an explosive device was found in the water. Police cordoned off a 250 meter-wide (820 foot-wide) perimeter around the explosive device. Further information was not immediately reported.
A heightened security presence is to be expected at the site over the coming hours.
Individuals in Barcelona are advised to monitor developments, avoid the affected area, and adhere to all instructions issued by the local authorities.
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