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Unidentified people threatened to detonate bombs at three embassies in Athens.

Unidentified people threatened to detonate bombs at three embassies in Athens.

Four telephone calls about bombs allegedly planted in the embassies of three countries in Greece and the country’s parliament were received by Greek television channels on Friday.

“An unknown person called the Skai TV channel at 10.45 and reported that there was a bomb planted in the US Embassy. This was followed by calls to the Kontra TV channels with a message about a bomb at the Israeli Embassy, ​​Open – at the Egyptian Embassy, ​​and to the Parliamentary TV channel – in the Parliament building. In all four calls it was said that the bombs would explode at 11.30,” local media reported.


Bomb disposal units were dispatched to the scene, but according to police, no roads have yet been closed.