Ecuador Parliament evacuated after bomb threat

  03 February 2018    Read: 922
Ecuador Parliament evacuated after bomb threat

Ecuador’s National Assembly was briefly evacuated Friday after a bomb threat, Assembly President Jose Serrano said.  

According to local media, the bomb threat was received by the parliament building’s administrator, who called the evacuation of all employees and visitors.

“Bomb hoax in the National Assembly,” Serrano said on Twitter.

Explosives experts and special police units rushed to the scene and shortly cleared the area.


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