Madrid Archdiocese Honored for Aid to March 11 Victims

MADRID, Spain, MARCH 25, 2004 ( The archbishopric of Madrid received an honor from the Community of Madrid for its collaboration and assistance in the aftermath of the March 11 terrorist attacks.

The archdiocese was one of a number of institutions honored during a ceremony presided over today by Esperanza Aguirre, president of the Community of Madrid, a Spanish autonomous region, in the Royal Post Office House.

The Community of Madrid thus rendered homage “to all the public services that worked and collaborated in the relief, care and rescue of the victims of the brutal terrorist attack of last March 11.”