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Born in: Castilla y León
Age: 79
Offspring: 1
Marital status: Married
Job: Retired
Date of the attack: 05/01/2007
Place of the attack: Arrasate
Weapon: Otros explosivos
Killed by: Other

Description

Ambrosio Fernández Recio was a 79-year-old pensioner living in Mondragon. On 5 January 2007 the offices of the Caixa bank on the ground floor of the apartment block where he lived was attacked by organised radicals. The attackers used threw bombs which started a major fire that destroyed the bank and forced the evacuation of the rest of the building. Following the incident, Ambrosio Fernández’s health deteriorated. He spent two months in Intensive Care and died in March. He has been officially recognised as a victim of terrorism.